G-I-N/North America's Webinar Series on Patient Versions of Clinical Practice Guidelines
On Thursday 5th February, Nancy Santesso and Shaun Treweek gave a seminar on preparing patient versions of guidelines using results of work from DECIDE, the GRADE Working Group and Nancy's PhD. A recording of the webinar can be accessed via this link:
DECIDE meeting in Amsterdam (March 2015) is now full
The next GRADE and DECIDE meetings take place over 4 days from Wednesday 04 March to Saturday 07 March 2015 at the Hotel Casa400, Amsterdam. These meetings follow the same format as in previous years, i.e.:Day 1: Wednesday 04 March: GRADEDay 2: Thursday 05 March: GRADE (with afternoon covering the DECIDE project)Day 3: Friday 06 March: DECIDE Consortium meeting (open to project partners, invited experts and GRADE). FULL
DECIDE International Conference in video
The videos from our International Conference are now available here. There are three videos, one for each day of the event, and all were recorded in the Queen Mother Conference Centre at the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, Scotland.
GRADE / DECIDE meetings: March 2015
The next GRADE and DECIDE meetings will take place over 4 days from Wednesday 4th March to Saturday 7th March 2015 in Amsterdam (venue to be confirmed). The format will be as in previous years:Day 1: GRADEDay 2: GRADE (with afternoon covering the DECIDE project)Day 3: DECIDE Consortium meeting (open to project partners and invited experts)Day 4: DECIDE Consortium meeting (open to project partners and invited experts)Planning is underway and further targetted information will be issued by the GRADE Working Group and by DECIDE in due course.
DECIDE International Conference - video coming soon!
The plenary sessions at the DECIDE International Conference were recorded and the videos are currently being prepared. These will be available on the project website in the near future.
Intro to Systematic Reviewing and GRADE: 3-day short course
The UK GRADE Centre are pleased to announce a new short course:A practical approach to systematic reviewing taught by experts developing clinical guidelines for the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE).Get the latest advice about GRADE, the sensible and transparent approach to grading quality of evidence and strength of recommendations, adopted by 80+ organisations worldwide.Further info & booking: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/clinical-psychology/CORE/short-courses/grade-approach.htm
Clinical guidelines - a better prognosis?
The University of Aberdeen, DECIDE project coordinator, announces the DECIDE International Conference: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/news/6329/
GRADE webinar on 6 June 2014
There is a GRADE webinar on June 6th at 13:00 hrs (EDT, or Toronto time) (from the GRADE working group and the Cochrane Applicability and Recommendations Methods Group – ARMG). This webinar is intended to answer any kind of questions about the GRADE approach. Dr.
Professor Bruce Guthrie - DECIDE conference opening speaker
Professor Bruce Guthrie will be giving the opening address at the DECIDE conference: "How relevant are evidence-based guidelines to primary care and people with multimorbidity".
DECIDE workshop sessions confirmed
Our workshop sessions have been finalised and the programme can be viewed at /decide-international-conference-2-4-june-2014-edinburgh . To assist with planning, attendees will receive an email shortly asking them to participate in a doodle poll to indicate the workshop(s) they would like to attend. Further information is available by following the above link.