DSECT/DSECT Monthly Seminar Series – February 24 2022

Join us for the next seminar series on February 24, 3:00pm EST.


CAnadian Network for Advanced Interdisciplinary Methods for comparative effectiveness research


This presentation will discuss drug safety and effectiveness research, providing an overview of the DSEN program and our team, CAN-AIM. We will discuss our experience conducting drug safety and effectiveness research with CanPath and other secondary data sources, providing an example from a recently completed project

Learning Objectives:

  1. Why study drug safety and effectiveness?
  2. What challenges do we face studying drug safety and effectiveness?

Supporting Resources: 

  • https://canaim.ca
  • Moura CS, Daskalopoulou SS, Levesque LE, Bernatsky S, Abrahamowicz M, Tsadok MA, Rajabi S, Pilote L. Comparison of the Effect of Thiazide Diuretics and Other Antihypertensive Drugs on Central Blood Pressure: Cross-Sectional Analysis Among Nondiabetic Patients. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2015 Nov;17(11):848-54. doi: 10.1111/jch.12622. Epub 2015 Jul 20. PMID: 26191647; PMCID: PMC8032124.
  • Moura CS, Payette Y, Boileau C, Abrahamowicz M, Pilote L, Bernatsky S. Agreement in the CARTaGENE cohort between self-reported medication use and claim data. Chronic Illn. 2021 Jan 10:1742395320985913. doi: 10.1177/1742395320985913. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33423510

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