HTAi Conference


Join us for the international full day pre-conference workshop at the 10th Annual Meeting of HTAi – June 16th 2013 in Seoul, South Korea.

The Information Resources Group (IRG) workshop provides an opportunity for information specialists and others interested in information retrieval to come together to network and discuss important issues in HTA information management and systematic review work.

Workshop session description and objectives:

Participants will learn, discover and discuss:

• how to stay up-to-date on the latest developments in the field of information retrieval for HTA

• creative approaches to searching the literature

• searching Chinese, Japanese and Korean medical databases

• new skills in searching for health economic evaluations

• assessing research impact of HTA and systematic reviews using bibliometrics


• Ingrid Harboe & Sari Ormstad (Norwegian Knowledge Centre for the Health Services)

• YuKyung Lee (Office of Health Technology Evaluation, National Evidence-based Healthcare Collaborating Agency)

• Jeong-Wook Seo (Medical Library, Seoul National University College of Medicine)

• Chin Mien Chew (Performance and Technology Assessment Division, Ministry of Health)

• David Kaunelis (Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health)

• Catherine Voutier (Health Sciences Library, Royal Melbourne Hospital)

• Jaana Isojarvi (Finnish Office for Health Technology Assessment)

Pre-conference workshops are open both to members and non-members of HTAi

Early bird rate: USD $108 until 22nd April 2013 Registrations between 23 April – 31 May: USD $128 On the day registration rate: USD $135

Venue: Coex Convention Center, Seoul, South Korea

HTAi Members: [choose Register Now]

Non HTAi Members – [choose Sign-Up]

For more information, please contact Catherine Voutier, HTAi Information Resources Group Chair: