Save the date: AD Modelling Workshop, 19th-20th September, 2019, Stockholm, Sweden.
The IPECAD modelling group is planning an upcoming inaugural IPECAD workshop on modelling methods aligned to the health policy context for Alzheimer’s disease. This workshop is invitation only, and aimed at people who are research active in this area, and those in close collaborations with people/teams who are research active in this area.
In this workshop we wish to bring together people who are active in the area of Alzheimer’s disease decision-modelling, and who are developing modelling methods in the context of cost-effectiveness analyses and health technology assessment, or disease progression models that may be used in this way.
We plan for this workshop to be the first of a future series of meetings and activities to further the development of modelling methods, and the identification of data to populate decision-models, in the area of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Whilst the initial focus is on AD, we hope to be able to extend the scope of our future activity into and across related dementias, and across the full diagnostic and treatment pathways associated with dementia.
We aim to increase understanding of modelling methods in the area of Alzheimer’s disease and to facilitate methodological development, transparency and comparability, with a view to further developing methods available to support the ambition of rapid access to effective and cost-effective care for people affected by AD, and related dementias.
More information on the workshop will follow.
On behalf of the IPECAD Modelling Group
Dr. Linus Jönsson – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden; H. Lundbeck A/S, Denmark,
Prof. Colin Green – University of Exeter, UK,
Dr. Ron Handels – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden; Maastricht University, Netherlands
Prof. Bengt Winblad – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Prof. Anders Wimo – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Dr. Anders Gustavsson – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden; Quantify Research, Sweden
Dr. Anders Sköldunger – Karolinska Institutet, Sweden