Lars Lindholm Presentation

February 17, 2017 - 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Lars Lindholm Presentation

Should we only count randomized controlled trials for clinical Practice guidelines?

A 30-minute (somewhat EBM-critical) talk on which studies should influence guidelines, based on Lindholm’s experience having chaired two large working groups on Hypertension (1991-94 and 2001-04) for the Swedish state.

Presented by Lars Lindholm

MD (1970), specialist in General Medicine (1975) and Public Health (1986). PhD (1984). Professor at Umeå University, Sweden (1998-) and Awarded the Umeå University Medal for Merit and Excellence (2013). Prof. Lindholm has Published more than 200 original papers in high ranking journals resulting in >17,000 citations (Web of Science). Prof Lindholm is senior advisor at the Lancet peer review meetings (2003-) and was guest editor of The Lancet’s Hypertension Issue, (2012).

Lunch to be provided after presentation - please advise dietary any requirements

RSVP: HNELHD-RSDO@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au

Videoconferencing available for rural sites - email HNELHD-RSDO@hnehealth.nsw.gov.au for details

Venue
Caves Lecture Theatre
HMRI Building
Lot 1 Kookaburra Circuit, New Lambton NSW 2305