Tania Stafinski

Director, HTPU, School of Public Health

Contact

Director, HTPU, School of Public Health
Email
tanias@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 718-9729
Address
3028 Research Transition Facility
8410 - 114 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2V2

Courses

SPH 673 - Technology Assessment for Health Care

An overview of the nature, science and practicalities of health technology assessment (HTA), which can then be used as the basis for further work and research. Issues covered will include health care technologies and their management, methods used for assessment, sources of information and application of HTA findings to policy and administrative decisions. Emphasis placed on assessments that have been undertaken by national and regional agencies in Canada and other countries to provide information to governments, health care providers and others. Diagnostic, screening, rehabilitation and information technologies will be considered. Note: Credit may not be obtained for both PHS 673 and SPH 673.

Winter Term 2021