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November 29, 2013
The Consensus Statement from the first ever Consensus Development Conference on Legal Issues of FASD has been published today.
November 12, 2013
Following the successful launch of the premier international conference on FASD in Accra in May, 2013 to stimulate and create a national awareness on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) in Ghana, the Ghana Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (GOFAS) in collaboration with Ministry of Health, Ghana are pleased to announce the second Conference with a focus on Prevention of FASD and ARND (Alcohol Related Neurodevelopmental Disorder).
October 3, 2013
Angus Thompson, Ph.D., has received the 2013 Alexander Leighton Award in Psychiatric Epidemiology, from the Canadian Psychiatric Association and the Canadian Academy of Psychiatric Epidemiology.
September 25, 2013
The First International Conference on FASD Prevention wrapped up today with the release of the International Charter on FASD Prevention (the “Edmonton Charter”).
September 24, 2013
Premier Alison Redford gave a keynote speech at the official opening of IHE’s First International Conference on Prevention of FASD. Edmonton Journal provincial affairs columnist Graham Thomson comments on the conference and the Alberta Government’s leadership in the field:
September 20, 2013
Edmonton - The first ever Consensus Development Conference on Legal Issues of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) wrapped up today with the release of the distinguished Jury's draft Consensus Statement. More than 300 delegates heard two days of expert evidence and then listened this morning as the draft statement was read aloud.
September 19, 2013
The Institute of Health Economics in Edmonton is the new home base for the International Network of Agencies for Health Technology Assessment (INAHTA).
Alberta builds on its leadership role in FASD. Two major conferences address Prevention, Legal Issues
September 10, 2013
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).