Welcome to the April 2011 edition of the ISPOR eBulletin. The ISPOR eBulletin provides updates of recent ISPOR events and accomplishments. For more information, see: www.ispor.org.
ISPOR in Action! Meeting Highlights Member Initiatives
Sunday, May 22, 2011, 6:30PM-8:30PM, Hilton Baltimore, Holiday Ballroom 1 (2nd floor), Baltimore, MD, USA
Attendees at ISPOR’s 16th Annual International Meeting in Baltimore will have an opportunity to hear from the leaders of various ISPOR initiatives as they share their accomplishments and activities at the ISPOR in Action! Meeting. Presenters include leaders of Good Research Practices Task Forces, Special Interest Groups, Regional Consortia, Regional Chapters, and the Advisory Councils.
ISPOR Student Travel Grants and Meeting Travel Scholarship Awards
|ISPOR Student Travel Grants and Meeting Travel Scholarship Awards are now available for all ISPOR meetings in 2011. Deadlines are:
||3rd Latin America Conference, Mexico City, Mexico (8-10 September 2011): July 15, 2011
||14th Annual European Congress, Madrid, Spain (5 - 8 November 2011): September 12, 2011
For applicant criteria and application, see:
ISPOR Student Travel Grants »
ISPOR Meeting Travel Scholarship Awards »
ISPOR 16th Annual International Meeting
May 21-25, 2011, Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
MEETING FEATURES 1200 PRESENTATIONS!
Register now for discounted rates, early registration deadline: April 5, 2011
For information, see: ISPOR 16th Annual International Meeting »
26 Short Course Programs on Saturday and Sunday
3 Plenary Sessions on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
15 Issue Panels on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
28 Workshops on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
60 Podium Presentations on Monday and Tuesday
1085 Poster Presentations on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
110 Exhibits on Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
ISPOR 3rd Latin America Conference
8-10 September, 2011, Hilton Mexico City Reforma, Mexico City, Mexico
OVER 225 SUBMISSIONS!
For program, sponsorship, exhibit, advertising and symposium opportunities, see: ISPOR 3rd Latin America Conference »
ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress
5-8 November, 2011 at the Hotel Auditórium Madrid, Madrid, Spain
For program, sponsorship, exhibit, advertising and symposium opportunities, see: ISPOR 14th Annual European Congress »
Value in Health Volume 14, Issue 2 On-Line
Value in Health Volume 14, Issue 2 is now available on-line.
Value in Health »
ISPOR CONNECTIONS Volume 17, Issue 2 On-Line
ISPOR CONNECTIONS March/April 2011 is now available on-line.
ISPOR CONNECTIONS Volume 17, Issue 2 »
Therapeutic and Diagnostic Device Outcomes Research Book
PRE-ORDER NOW. SPECIAL RATE FOR ISPOR MEMBERS
A primer on the unique characteristics of therapeutic and diagnostic device outcomes research. For ordering information, see: Therapeutic and Diagnostic Device Outcomes Research »
ISPOR Chile Regional Chapter
Three new sections have been added to the quarterly electronic bulletin Boletín ISPOR-Chile: “Topics of Interest”, “Open Letters” and “New Publications”. For more information, please see: ISPOR Chile Regional Chapter »
NEW! ISPOR Performance-Based Risk-Sharing Arrangements Good Research Practices Task Force
Please visit the webpage for more information and to join this Task Force Review Group.
ISPOR Performance-Based-Risk-Sharing Arrangements Task Force »
NEW! PRO Mixed Modes Good Research Practices Task Force
NEW! ePRO Systems Validation Good Research Practices Task Force
Please visit the webpages for more information and to join these Task Force Review Group(s).
ISPOR PRO Mixed Modes Task Force »
ISPOR ePRO Systems Validation Task Force »
To see all ISPOR PRO Task Force Reports, please see: http://www.ispor.org/workpaper/practices_index.asp
ISPOR Health Information Technology, Comparative Effectiveness Research and Clinical Decision Support Systems (HIT-CER-CDSS) Working Group
The ISPOR HIT-CER-CDSS Working Group will be conducting a horizon scan to gauge how electronic medical records, electronic health records and e-prescribing developers will use CER results with their clinical decision support systems. For more information about this important initiative and to join the review group, please see:
ISPOR HIT-CER-CDSS Working Group »
ISPOR HTA SIG Global Health Care Systems Road Map
New information on pharmaceutical reimbursement and coverage systems for Canada is now available at the ISPOR website.
ISPOR Global Health Care Systems Road Map »
ISPOR Oncology Outcomes Research Resources (OORR)
The initial "pilot phase" for a publicly accessible repository on ISPOR website "ISPOR Oncology Outcomes Research Resources (OORR)" was developed by the ISPOR Oncology SIG’s Oncology Outcomes Research Repository Working Group. A preliminary list of organizations, databases and registries is accessible through the WG webpage:
ISPOR Oncology Outcomes Research Resources Working Group »
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