Latest technology assessment Stories

2014-05-16 12:23:31

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GEI Consultants, Inc., one of the nation's leading geotechnical, environmental, water resources, and ecological science and engineering firms, announced today that the company has expanded its staff and services in the Pacific Northwest, moved to new offices in Portland, and opened its first office in Seattle. The new offices are located at the following addresses: GEI Consultants' New Portland GEI Consultants First Seattle...

2014-04-08 12:32:37

OTTAWA, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - CADTH today announced the recipients of the Dr. Jill M. Sanders Award of Excellence in Health Technology Assessment. As well, in celebration of the agency's silver anniversary, two new awards have been established: the Maurice McGregor Award recognizing rising stars in health technology assessment (HTA), and the CADTH 25th Anniversary Medal honouring individuals whose hard work and dedication have helped to establish and maintain HTA as a vital...

2014-04-07 08:23:28

VANCOUVER, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Brazil Resources Inc. (the "Company" or "Brazil Resources") (TSXV: BRI) (OTCQX: BRIZF) is pleased to provide an update on its progress towards receiving environmental licenses for its Cachoeira Gold Project in the State of Pará, northeastern Brazil (the "Cachoeira Project"). The Company had previously engaged Arcadis-Logo, a leading environmental consulting company in Brazil, to provide an environmental assessment impact report ("EIA/RIMA")...

2014-03-27 12:25:08

Manufacturers Must Clearly Demonstrate to Decision Makers the Budget Impact of the New Technology to the Healthcare System, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group (DRG) finds that Health Technology Assessment (HTA) is rapidly becoming the most powerful driver of drug price setting and market access in LATAM. In Brazil and Mexico, health authorities perform HTA evaluations of new drugs to determine national...

2013-10-24 23:27:09

Kantar Health and ISPOR Russia HTA Chapter to host workshop at ISPOR European Congress, demonstrating the value of patient-level data to improving health outcomes and driving healthcare quality. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Kantar Health, a leading global healthcare consulting firm, and the ISPOR Russia HTA Chapter will host a roundtable discussion on Monday, November 4, at the ISPOR (International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research) 16th Annual European Congress...

2013-10-01 23:01:50

Public sector less likely to filter negative security risk to senior executives. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced the results of research comparing risk-based security management in the public sector to that in the private sector. The survey, conducted in April 2013 with the Ponemon Institute®, evaluates the attitudes of 1,320 respondents from IT security,...

2013-08-22 23:22:48

Financial institutions reduce Fair Lending risk with this cloud-based self-assessment Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Today TRUPOINT Partners, a financial services regulatory compliance company, released Fair Lending Risk Check™, a web-based, self-guided Fair Lending Risk Assessment solution for financial institutions. Created to help banks and mortgage institutions, Fair Lending Risk Check™ evaluates an institution’s compliance program around eight areas of risk as defined...

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