ESPGHAN Masterclass on EBM

Application Deadline: 15.09.2017



Registration Fee

No (None)


 Background

The need was detected to offer a course on EBM in general, and evidence-based guideline development in particular for council and committee chairs of ESPGHAN, and potentially for a larger ESPGHAN public.

This second course on evidence-based (EBM) guideline development is offered for council and committee chairs of ESPGHAN

Venue:


NH Hotel Budapest City
Vígszínház u. 3
H-1137 Budapest
Hungary

Course Director: Joan Vlayen (Me ta - http://www.me-ta.eu/medewerkers/joan-vlayen)

ESPGHAN Hosts: Gigi Veereman, Gabor Veres

Application Deadline: October 25, 2016 (Please note the course is limited to 25 delegates)

The following cost will be covered by ESPGHAN:

- there is no registration fee

- Accomodation, catering and social programme

- Travel cost reimbursement up to 350 EUR



 Programme


DAY 1 -  NOVEMBER 18TH

Welcome  and buffet lunch from 13.00 onwards
14.00 -14.45    Introduction to EBM and EB guidelines (plenary; 45 min)
14.45 -15.30  Introduction to systematic reviews (plenary; 45 min)
15.30- 16.30    Workshop quality appraisal: systematic reviews (2 small groups; 1 hour)
16.30 – 16.45 Coffee Break
16.45– 17.30 Introduction to RCTs (plenary; 45 min)
17.30 -  18.30 Workshop quality appraisal: RCTs (2 small groups; 1 hour)
19:00 Social activity and Dinner

DAY 2 -  NOVEMBER 19TH


8.30 – 9.15   Introduction to diagnostic studies (plenary; 45 min)
9.15 - 10.15 Workshop quality appraisal: diagnostic studies (2 small groups; 1 hour)
10.15 – 10.30 Coffee Break
10.30 -11.15  Introduction to observational studies (plenary; 45 min)
11.15 -12.15  Workshop quality appraisal: observational studies (2 small groups; 1 hour)
 12.15-13.15 Lunch  
13.15 - 14.15  Introduction to GRADE methodology (plenary; 1  hour)
14.15 - 15.15 Workshop GRADE: 3 small groups, 1 hour
15.15 -15:30 plenary wrap-up , questions
Closure 15:30 : coffee – small sandwiches
Departures


Faculty

Gigi Veereman - ESPGHAN General Secretary

Gabor Veres - ESPGHAN Education Secretary