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May 6, 2013
IHE's Director of Health Technology Assessment, Christa Harstall, is the winner of the 2013 Dr. Jill M. Sanders Award of Excellence in Health Technology Assessment (HTA).
April 9, 2013
Don Husereau, IHE Senior Associate, is lead author of a new set of standards for health economic evaluations, Consolidated Health Economic Evaluation Reporting Standards (CHEERS).
March 26, 2013
Former IHE board member Dr. Tom Feasby is a co-author of a new Canadian study showing that more than half of MRI tests for lower-back problems may not be necessary.
February 13, 2013
IHE was featured in a recent story in the Edmonton Journal, including comments from Phil Jacobs and Gus Thompson.
Hon. Ian Binnie to Chair the Jury for IHE's Consensus Development Conference on Legal Issues of FASD
January 30, 2013
The Honourable Ian Binnie is one of the most distinguished leaders in Canada's legal system. He served for nearly 14 years as a Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, writing more than 170 opinions for the Court.
August 29, 2012
IHE supported a poll by Ipsos Canada this spring, which found 18% of Canadians have no supplementary health benefits. That gap leads to real gaps in care: 36% of respondents said they had gone without needed care because of insufficient insurance coverage.
July 25, 2012
Comprehensive content from the IHE's May 31, 2012, Innovation Forum, Social Determinants of Health is now available online. Click here to watch videos and see presentations from Sir Michael Marmot, Dr. Judith Bossé, Dr. Malcolm King, and more excellent speakers.
July 3, 2012
The Commonwealth Fund, in collaboration with the Canadian Health Services Research Foundation (CHSRF), invites applications for the Harkness/CHSRF Fellowships in Health Care Policy and Practice.
June 14, 2012
IHE's workplace mental health project has helped earn an award nomination for a "creative sentence" handed down by the Provincial Court last year, which funded the project.
June 13, 2012
Christa Harstall, Director of Health Technology Assessment at IHE, has been appointed Vice Chair of the Health Technology Analysis Exchange. The Exchange is a network of organizations in the field of health technology assessment, established in accordance with Canada's Health Technology Strategy (HTS 1.0). The Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) serves as the secretariat for the Exchange. For more information, go to the CADTH website, http://www.cadth.ca/en/advisory-bodies/hta-exchange.