COSA's 45th Annual Scientific Meeting, 13 - 15 November 2018 Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Pre-Conference Workshops

COSA will be hosting a series of pre-conference workshops on Monday 12 November 2018.
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Health Technology Assessment in Oncology: Challenges and Opportunities?

Date: Monday 12 November 2018
Time: 8:30am - 5:30pm (TBC)

This workshop will give an overview with respect to the role of health technology assessment and economic evaluation for cancer treatments in a contemporary Australian context. Challenges faced by stakeholders such as patients, clinicians, decision makers, academics and industry will be discussed as well as opportunities to improve current processes and evidence base using real-world evidence. The workshop will be of interest to clinicians, policy makers, epidemiologists, health economists, analysts and researchers. 

Confirmed speakers to date: Dr. Richard de Abreu Lorenco, CHERE, University of Technology Sydney
                                               A/Professor Richard Norman, Curtin University
                                               Dr. Greg Cook, Associate Director, Health Economics, Bristol-Myers Squibb Australia
                                               Professor Danny Liew, Chair of Clinical Outcomes Research, Monash University

Chairperson: Professor Paul A Scuffham, Deputy Director - Menzies Health Institute Queensland, Director - Centre for Applied Health Economics Griffith University

For delegates attending the conference you can select to attend a workshop as an add-on during the registration process or by logging back on to your registration profile as a returning delegate. It is $50 to attend the workshops if you are a COSA delegate. Click here to register or log back in to your profile. Not going to the conference but wanting to attend this workshop? It is $150 to attend the workshop only. Click here to arrange.

This workshop is sponsored by

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