50 Minute Lunch and Learn.Â Lunch will be provided.
When:Â Thursday, October 27, 2011
Time: 12:00-12:50 OR 1:00-1:50
Where:Â O’Brien Centre 1504/06
12:00 Session http://library.ucalgary.ca/Information+Overload+1200
ORÂ Â 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?Â
How do you make clinical decisions that are based on science?Â
Thereâ€™s an overwhelming amount of information available to busy clinicians at the bedside.Â 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.