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Dr. Brian O’Rourke, President and Chief Executive Officer

Published on: September 23, 2009
Result type: General Content

Dr. Brian O’Rourke is the President and Chief Executive Officer of CADTH. He joined CADTH in January of 2009 following a distinguished career as a Pharmacist and Health Service Executive with the Canadian military. With over 30 years of experience in health care, Brian actively positions CADTH as the leading source of health technology informat...

Program Committee

Published on: October 19, 2009
Result type: General Content

Symposium Moderator Mr. Peter Chinneck, Director, Partnerships and Strategic
Initiatives, Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health Program
Committee Members Dr. Michael Allen, Director - Evidence-based Programs, Dalhousie University Mr. David
Ames, Director of Emerging Technologies and Health Economics, Johnson &...

Policy Forum

Published on: July 3, 2009
Result type: General Content

The Policy Forum was created in response to the Health Technology Strategy 1.0, and the subsequent Implementation Strategy, approved by the Conference of Deputy Ministers in May 2004 and April 2005 respectively.  The mandate of the Policy Forum is to provide federal, provincial, and territorial jurisdictions with opportunities to share informati...

Policy Options Documents

Published on: July 3, 2009
Result type: General Content

One of the responsibilities of the Policy Forum is the development of evidence-based joint policy initiatives related to the implementation, management, and decommissioning of health technologies.  Some of these joint initiatives take the form of technology-specific Policy Options documents.  The purpose of these documents is to support Canadian...

Discussion Papers

Published on: July 3, 2009
Result type: General Content

From time to time, the Policy Forum commissions discussion papers on a variety of health-technology related issues.  The purpose of these papers is to provide background information that supports the Policy Forum in discussions about strategic policy issues and opportunities for common approaches.  The structure of the papers varies based on the...

HTIS reports commissioned by Policy Forum

Published on: July 3, 2009
Result type: General Content

From time to time, the Policy Forum requests reports from the Health Technology Inquiry Service at CADTH. These reports provide an in-depth review of current evidence in a timely manner and may serve to inform Policy Options or Policy Information documents or provide background information for discussions about joint policy initiatives or issues...

Terms of Reference

Published on: July 3, 2009
Result type: General Content

The Policy Forum Terms of Reference have been derived from the Health Technology Strategy 1.0, and were approved by the CADTH Board of Directors in October 2006. 

Renal Replacement Therapy in Critical Care

Published on: July 7, 2009
Result type: General Content

Disclaimer Policy Forum Options Series The Policy Forum is a pan-Canadian committee of senior health care decision-makers who are tasked with the development of evidence-based joint policy initiatives related to the implementation, management, and decommissioning of health technologies. The Policy Forum was created in response to the Health Tech...

Managing Technology Diffusion

Published on: July 8, 2009
Result type: General Content

Disclaimer Download this document Introduction Background The Nature of Technology Diffusion Health Technology in Context Policy Tools for Managing Diffusion Challenges to Managing Diffusion Toward a Coordinated Approach Conclusion References Introduction Technology and technological innovation play a central role in the organization and delive...

Contacts

Published on: August 25, 2009
Result type: General Content

For more information, please contact the Policy Forum Secretariat at CADTH: Cheryl Holmes
Committee Services committeeservices@cadth.ca 613-226-2553 ext. 1251