Winding back the harms of too much medicine
Preventing Overdiagnosis is pleased to announce the 2017 international conference will be delivered in both French and English. Hosted by the Quebec Medical Association (QMA) at the City Convention Centre this will be the first bi-lingual conference on Overuse and Too Much Medicine. Simultaneous translation will be available for all main plenary sessions on the conference schedule. Abstracts … Read More....
We are very pleased to announce the following sessions and Keynote Speakers:
Moving from evidence to Action Dr Barnett Kramer - NIH, Prof Stacy Carter - University of Sydney & Normand Laberge - QMA Engaging with Citizens, Patients and the Public Fran Visco - NBCC, Richard Morley - PPI & Carolyn Canfield - Independent Citizen/Patient Communicating about Overdiagnosis France Légaré, Laval University - André Picard, Health Reporter & Rita Redberg, UCSF/JAMA Overuse, Overmedicalisation & Overdiagnosis Wendy Levinson, Choosing Wisely Canada - Vinay Prasad, OHSU & Vikas Saini, Lown Institute
Thank you to all who participated in Preventing Overdiagnosis 2016, please feel free to browse content on the 2016 conference webpages.
We hope you have enjoyed previous PODs and will join us in Quebec City to continue working towards making our health systems safe sustainable and successful well into the future.