Information Overload:Evidence Based Medicine Come for Lunch and Learn Thursday Oct 27

50 Minute Lunch and Learn.  Lunch will be provided.

Brought to you by the Health Sciences Library and the Health Knowledge Network in conjunction with Ebsco

When:  Thursday, October 27, 2011

Time: 12:00-12:50 OR 1:00-1:50

Where:  O’Brien Centre 1504/06

Registration Required: 

12:00 Session http://library.ucalgary.ca/Information+Overload+1200

OR  13:00 Session http://library.ucalgary.ca/Information+Overload+1300

How do you quickly asses the quality of the information and the science behind it? 

How do you make clinical decisions that are based on science? 

There’s an overwhelming amount of information available to busy clinicians at the bedside. Please join Dr. Lucas to discuss the challenges of using the principles of Evidence Based Medicine within the context of the information available at the bedside.

Dr. Lucas is an Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Cambridge Health Alliance and is a practicing physician at Hospice of the North Shore in Danvers, MA. She is also Senior Editor of DynaMed, an Evidence Based Medicine database.

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