“Assessing the evidence: a NICE journey”
Professor Eva Kaltenthaler
Professor of Health Technology Assessment
Wednesday 21 September 2016
5.15pm-6.00pm (followed by a wine reception)
Lecture Theatre 4, The Diamond
In her inaugural lecture, Professor Eva Kaltenthaler will describe her work as a systematic reviewer undertaking technology appraisals for the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), the process used to assess new treatments for use in the NHS. Professor Kaltenthaler will discuss changes to research methods in systematic reviewing as well as changes to the NICE technology appraisal process over the past 15 years. She will outline her involvement in a range of research projects exploring the methods used in technology appraisal.
Professor Kaltenthaler will also briefly outline her earlier work using mixed methods research to study hygiene behaviour.
Admission Free – Register to attend here