Entries by Rebecca Mercer

CADTH Recognition Awards – Nominations Now Open!

CADTH is now accepting nominations for the 2023 CADTH Recognition Awards. These 2 awards recognize achievement and excellence in Canada’s health technology assessment (HTA) community. The Dr. Jill M. Sanders Award of Excellence in Health Technology Assessment recognizes individuals whose lasting contributions and career achievements have significantly advanced the field (more…)

Recruiting: Ohlson Professor of Head and Neck Health Services Research, Department of Surgery, Cumming School of Medicine

Position Description The Department of Surgery, in the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, invite applications for a tenure track appointment as the Ohlson Professor of Head and Neck Health Services Research at the Assistant Professor level. This position includes a joint appointment in the Department of Community Health (more…)

New Release: Canadian Cancer Statistics: A 2022 special report on cancer prevalence

Developed in collaboration with the Canadian Cancer Society, Statistics Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada, with data provided by provincial and territorial cancer registries and analyses completed by Statistics Canada and the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, this publication provides estimates of cancer prevalence by cancer type, sex, age, (more…)

Article: A perspective on life-cycle health technology assessment and real-world evidence for precision oncology in Canada

Regier, D.A., Pollard, S., McPhail, M. et al. A perspective on life-cycle health technology assessment and real-world evidence for precision oncology in Canada. npj Precis. Onc. 6, 76 (2022). This important new article from CLEO is hot off the press (October 25, 2022) and was supported in part by ARCC, as well as Genome (more…)