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Statement from Suzanne McGurn, CADTH President and CEO, on Digital Health Week

November 16, 2020
After a Breakout Year for Digital Health, What’s Next? This week, I’m proud to join Canadian health system leaders in celebrating Digital Health Week — a time to recognize how digital health is transforming the delivery of care. When I think of the changes brought about by this pandemic, the “overnight” shift to virtual care stands out as amon...

CADTH Recognizes Outstanding Leaders in Health Technology Assessment

November 9, 2020
Today CADTH presented Recognition Awards to two scientists to honour their exceptional contributions to the field of health technology assessment (HTA) — one as a pioneer who has pushed the boundaries of economic evaluation in child health and the other as a rising star who is advancing the use of real-world evidence in drug funding decisio...

Changes to CADTH Reimbursement Review Notifications

November 4, 2020
Beginning on Thursday, November 5th, we are changing our email notification process for all CADTH reimbursement reviews. The following milestones in all reimbursement reviews will now be communicated once per week in the new CADTH Weekly Summary: open calls for patient input and clinician input open calls for stakeholder feedback on draft r...

Upcoming Events

CADTH Medical Device Portfolio Information Session

November 24, 2020
Health technology assessment (HTA) plays a key role in decisions about the use of medical devices in Canada. This session will cover the role of HTA in the management of medical devices in Canada, the programs in CADTH’s medical devices and clinical interventions portfolio, and CADTH’s COVID-19 response. Updates on other relevant CADTH initiativ...

CADTH Drug Portfolio Information Session

November 26, 2020
This annual session is an opportunity for all interested stakeholders to get the latest information about priority initiatives and process changes from the CADTH pharmaceutical reviews portfolio. Updates on other relevant CADTH initiatives will also be provided. As well, the session includes an open forum, where attendees can direct questions to...

CADTH COVID-19 Webinar - Community-Based Aerosol Transmission Of COVID-19 and HVAC Systems

December 3, 2020
The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), which causes COVID-19, spreads when an infected person breathes out, sneezes, coughs, or talks, thus putting virus-carrying liquid particles into the air where they can infect other people. Larger particles fall to the ground rapidly, while smaller particles, sometimes called aero...