Entries by Rebecca.Mercer@cancercare.on.ca

Cancer Council NSW – Opportunity for a Postdoctoral Fellow, Research Fellow OR Senior Research Fellow – Sydney, NSW – Health Economist position!

Cancer Council NSW is an independent, community funded not for profit with a purpose. Our purpose is to beat cancer.  What’s our point of difference?  We look at all aspects of Cancer from research right through to support, with an aim of funding research of the highest scientific merit and (more…)

The Institute for Clinical and Economic Review is recruiting! (Boston, MA)

ICER is a trusted non-profit organization that evaluates evidence on the value of medical tests, treatments and delivery system innovations and moves that evidence into action to improve the health care system.  To accomplish this goal ICER performs analyses on effectiveness and costs; develops reports using innovative methods that make (more…)

Do the American Society of Clinical Oncology Value Framework and the European Society of Medical Oncology Magnitude of Clinical Benefit Scale Measure the Same Construct of Clinical Benefit?

In a recent paper published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology and supported by ARCC, researchers examined whether the ASCO Value Framework and the ESMO Magnitude of Clinical Benefit Scale measure similar constructs of clinical benefit. They also looked at how both relate to quality-adjusted life-years, and funding recommendations in (more…)

Knowledge Broker – Canadian Partnership Against Cancer

Location: Toronto (Downtown) Status: Full-Time Posting date: October 6, 2017 Closing Date: October 30, 2017 Overview of Role: Reporting to the Manager, Knowledge Mobilization Strategy, the Knowledge Broker is accountable for the application of implementation science and practice in supporting the uptake of evidence and knowledge mobilization strategies (more…)

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