Entries by Rebecca.Mercer@cancercare.on.ca

University of Manitoba – Canada Research Chair Tier 2, Health Economics

CANADA RESEARCH CHAIR TIER 2, HEALTH ECONOMICS POSTED: March 11, 2019, Department of Community Health Sciences, Max Rady College of Medicine, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences Position Numbers 27187 and 27816. The University of Manitoba invites applications for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair, a tenured or tenure-track position at (more…)

Article: Is There Evidence in Real-World Evidence?

“Evidence from real-world practice and utilization—outside of clinical trials—is seen to tailor healthcare decision-making more closely to the characteristics of individual patients, and thus as a step towards making healthcare more personalized and effective.” A new overview on the potential uses and benefits of RWE has been published by PharmExec.com, authored (more…)

Now Recruiting: Health Economist, Cancer Care Ontario

To Apply Click Here The Pharmacoeconomics Research Unit is a research team that supports Cancer Care Ontario with timely, high quality, and relevant information to inform drug funding decisions.  The Unit plays an important role in assisting policy-makers and implementers with their health economics needs by conducting, evaluating and explaining (more…)

PhD Opportunity: The use of Health Technology Assessment in publicly funded health systems

The Faculty of Health at Dalhousie University is inviting applications to consider entry into Dalhousie’s PhD Health program. This is an exciting opportunity to work with Dr. W. Dominika Wranik in the area of Health Technology Assessment, with particular focus on the application of HTA to policy questions in publicly (more…)