Presented by Alberta RWE and NOAHE. Dr. Scott Klarenbach will be speaking about the importance of Real World Evidence (RWE), how the province of Alberta has advantages with respect to utilizing Real World Evidence to facilitate cutting edge research and development, and how the Alberta RWE Consortium will help the province become a global leader in Real World Evidence generation.
Dr. Scott Klarenbach is a nephrologist and Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Alberta. He holds the Kidney Health Research Chair, and is the Chair of the Alberta Expert Committee on Drug Evaluation and Therapeutics, Chair of the Canadian Society of Nephrology Clinical Practice Guideline Committee, President of the Canadian Organ Replacement Registry Board, and serves on the Canadian Task Force on Preventative Health Care. He received his medical training at the University of Alberta, and completed his MSc in Health Economics at the University of York, United Kingdom. His research interests include health outcomes and health economics research; he has conducted numerous economic evaluations and health technology assessments for both chronic and acute conditions.
Date: Thursday, January 17, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm MT
Location: Room 20D, ATB Place, 10020 – 100 St, Edmonton (Map link)
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