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2 Days
18-19
Mar
Mar

7th EViR Funders’ Forum meeting March 2019

On March 18 and 19, 2019, the Ensuring Value in Research (EViR) Funders’ Forum held its 6th meeting in Dublin, Ireland, hosted by Health Research Board (HRB) Ireland and co-conveners National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), ZonMw,  Health and Care Research Wales (HCRW) and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). Forum members participated both in person and via webinar.

Dublin, Ireland

Agenda

Agenda Day 1
  • 10.45 -11.15 – Sign in and refreshments
  • 11.15 -13.00 – Introduction session for newcomers
  • 13.00-14.00 – LUNCH AND NETWORKING
  • 14.00-14.15 – Welcome to Dublin
  • 14.15-15.15 – Results from Principle 1 survey – Round 3
    • Overview and discussion of next steps
  • 15.30-16.15 Preclinical Guiding Principles
    • Overview of changes/feedback from Canberra – Next steps:
    • Examples of implementation
    • Forming a working group
  • 16:15-17:00 – Update on Principle 10 work
  • 17:00-17.30 – Wider updates from group
    • Other initiatives/reports from the field
    • Exploring collaborative output

Day 2

  • 09.30 – Welcome
  • 09.30-10:15 – How do the Guiding Principles raise the probability of impact?
  • 10:15-11:00 – Breakout groups – What are the key uncertainties/most important research needs for applying the Guiding Principles?
  • 12.30-13.15 – Report back to full group and discuss next steps
  • 13.15-14.15 – LUNCH
  • 14.15-15.15 – Infrastructure for trial transparency
  • 15:15 – Ways of working
    • Discussion of Steering Committee model for Forum leadership
    • Membership update
    • Internal/External Communication strategies
  • 16.00-16.30 – Next steps and meeting close