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June 16, 2017

Public Lecture: Patient-Oriented Research in Diabetes

During her talk, Dr Molly Byrne will discuss strengths and challenges of stakeholder-engaged research. She will talk about a number of studies she has conducted, all which have used strategies to engage end-users of the research. These include a research prioritisation exercise which sought the views of people with diabetes, services providers and policy makers to identify research priorities in behavioural diabetes research. Attend this talk or view it via livestream.

April 27, 2017

IBTNetwork Activities (Spring 2017 Newsletter)

Upcoming conferences, recent publications, new programs and initiatives, including “Assessing a Body of Evidence of Complex Interventions”. Plus a contest for IBTN Community members!

April 27, 2017

Assessing a Body of Evidence of Complex Interventions

IBTN Core Member Dr. Paul Montgomery (University of Birmingham), in collaboration with the GRADE Working Group, is leading a research project to develop guidance for assessing and rating the quality of a body of evidence in systematic reviews of complex interventions. The guidance will be relevant for researchers in both clinical and social disciplines who conduct reviews on the effectiveness of complex interventions.

January 26, 2017

IBTNetwork Activities (Winter 2017 Newsletter)

Upcoming conferences, recent publications, new programs and initiatives, including the HBCP (Human Behaviour Change Project)

December 14, 2016

Growing the IBTN Community (Fall 2016 Newsletter)

CONNECTING TOGETHER AND BUILDING ON OUR SUCCESS In response to suggestions made during the spring’s 2016 IBTN Conference, we are happy to announce the launch of the online IBTN Community site. Join and connect with our community of researchers, experts …

September 28, 2016

Warm thanks to the 2016 IBTN Conference sponsors and partners

The IBTN extends a warm thank you to the generous sponsors and partners of the 2016 IBTN Conference held from May 19 to 21 in Montreal. The IBTN was delighted to offer three student awards for research excellence thanks to the contributions of its silv …

September 27, 2016

Save the Date! Montpellier 2017

The international iCEPS Conference’s 5th edition will be held May 18 to 20, 2017 in Montpellier (France). The conference will be focused on the Evidence of Non-Pharmacological Interventions’ Efficacy. Non-Pharmacological Interventions (NPIs) have becom …

September 27, 2016

Join the IBTN Community Directory!

In response to suggestions made during the spring’s 2016 IBTN Conference in Montreal, the IBTN is happy to announce the launch of the online IBTN Community site. Join and connect with our community of researchers, experts, students, and practitioners i …

August 9, 2016

IBTN 2016 Conference Highlights

RESOUNDING SUCCESS FOR THE IBTN’S INAUGURAL CONFERENCE The 2016 IBTN Conference proved to be a stellar start to a long-standing project of exchange, learning, and knowledge sharing. Attendees reported that the event offered a multitude of networking op …

August 9, 2016

IBTN 2016 Conference slide decks available for download

The stellar success of the first IBTN conference is due in no small part to its excellent line-up of speakers and workshop leaders, who are world-renowned researchers and leaders in behavioural trial design and methodology. Talks and workshops were bot …