Preventing Overdiagnosis is gathering of likeminded scientists coming together to share opinions ideas and solutions to the growing problem of overdiagnosis and overtreamtment and how best to tackle to burden of overdiagnosis in today’s Health Care system.
This annual event is an ideal environment for Health Scientists, Researchers and Consumer/Citizen Advocates to present ongoing research, results and ideas.


Preventing Overdiagnosis Quebec City August 2017


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Welcome to Québec City!

Québec City, a UNESCO World Heritage Treasure is surrounded by gorgeous landscapes. Historical, cultural and outdoor activities, exquisite food as well as international events await. Old Québec and nature splendours, just minutes from town, are sumptuous in every season!


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Attractions and Activities

Québec City must-see attractions and activities : include these essentials in your itinerary, they are not to be missed!


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Travel to Québec and within the city

With its convenient road, air, and rail connections, getting to the Québec City region couldn’t be simpler! Click here to learn more.

Once you are in Québec City, you have a number of ways to get out and experience the many attractions in town and in the surrounding area.


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Useful information

How do the gratuities work? Is English widely spoken in tourist areas? Which currency should I use? What are the taxes on goods and services? What about the weather and climate in Québec? Click here to learn more. :



Centre des congrès de Québec

The 5th edition of the International Preventing Overdiagnosis Conference will take place at the Centre des congrès de Québec, located at 900 Boulevard René-Lévesque E, Québec City, QC G1R 2B5. Visit the website of this location :

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Eating out in Quebec City

A number of restaurants are offering discounted meals to Preventing Overdiagnosis participants after the social event on Friday August 18th.



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