NGC Update Service: November 17, 2014

National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC)

November 17, 2014


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Health Awareness Topics - November 2014

Conference News

  • The Guidelines International Network North America (G-I-N/NA) and the Section on Evidence Based Health Care (SEBHC) of The New York Academy of Medicine are co-sponsoring the second conference on "Evidence-based Guidelines Affecting Policy, Practice and Stakeholders" March 2-3, 2015 in New York City, NY. Registration is now open.

    Conference objectives are as follows:

    • To provide a platform for constructive dialogue between stakeholders in the development, implementation and use of clinical guidelines
    • To enhance successful uptake, implementation and use of clinical guidelines through fostering ongoing collaboration between relevant stakeholders
  • The Guidelines International Network North America (G-I-N NA) continues to sponsor a monthly webinar series on topics of interest to the North American guideline community. Information on upcoming webinars, as well as audio files and slides from past webinars, is available on the G-I-N Web site.

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