Join STAT!Ref and Dr. Brian Haynes, one of the founders of the evidence-based medicine (EBM) movement, on June 25th for an informative Webinar about Evidence Alerts and more.
Dr. Haynes will discuss EBM’s continued evolution and accelerating the transfer of research findings into clinical practice.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:
Date: Friday, June 25, 2010
Time: 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
About Dr. Haynes:
R. Brian Haynes, MD (Alberta), MSc (McMaster), PhD (McMaster), FRCPC, FACMI, MACP, FRSC
Dr. Haynes received his M.D. degree in 1971 from the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and his Ph.D. degree in clinical epidemiology in 1975 from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He completed residency training in internal medicine at the Toronto Hospital in Toronto, Ontario, and St Thomas Hospital in London, United Kingdom, and joined the Faculty of Health Sciences at McMaster University in 1977, where he is Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Medicine, Chair of the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Chief of the Health Information Research Unit, and a member of the active medical staff of the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation.
Dr. Haynes’ main research interests are methodologies for evaluating health care interventions and improving health care through enhancing the validation, distillation, dissemination and application of health care knowledge. He also has a longstanding interest in interventions to help patients follow their prescribed medication regimens. Dr. Haynes is a member of the Working Group on Evidence-Based Medicine, which pioneered the concepts of evidence-based health care, and Founding Editor of several “evidence-based” journals, including ACP Journal Club, Evidence-Based Medicine, Evidence-Based Mental Health, and Evidence-Based Nursing and several electronic alerting services, including STAT!Ref Evidence Alerts, BMJUpdates+ and Medscape Best Evidence.