McMaster University

Workshop - Curriculum

Large Group Sessions

  • Evidence-Informed Practice: Real World Examples
  • Searching for the Best Evidence
  • The Utility of Research Evidence in Evidence-Informed Decision Making (EIDM)
  • Tools for Putting Evidence into Practice

Small Group Tutorial Sessions

  • Introduction to Evidence-Informed Practice
  • Searching the Literature
  • Appraisal of Therapy/Intervention Studies
  • Appraisal of Systematic Review Articles

Other Possible Small Group Tutorial Sessions

  • Appraisal of Qualitative Studies
  • Appraisal of Studies about Harm
  • Appraisal of Studies about Health Care Interventions
  • Appraisal of Practice Guidelines
  • Dissemination and Knowledge Transfer

Daily Schedule

9:00am to 10:00am Large Group Session
10:00am to 10:30am Break
10:30am to 12:30pm Small Group Tutorial Session
12:30pm to 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm to 4:00pm Small Group Tutorial Session


*Note: The EIDM Workshop will end by 12:00pm on Friday