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Evidence Based Deprescribing Guideline Symposium 2018

Monday, March 26th – Wednesday, March 28th 2018
Ottawa Conference and Event Centre, 200 Coventry Road, Ottawa, Ontario Canada

The Bruyere Deprescribing Guidelines Research Team is hosting the Evidence Based Deprescribing Guideline Symposium 2018, March 26-28, 2018 in Ottawa, Canada. The symposium centers on sharing experiences and building momentum for deprescribing guideline development, implementation, education and research, allowing attendees to interact with high-quality content, network with colleagues and discover innovative developments in deprescribing guideline use.

Monday, March 26, 2018
Focus: Developing GRADE evidence- based deprescribing guidelines
Target audience: Current clinical guideline developers and people interested in developing deprescribing recommendations

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Focus: Implementing evidence-based deprescribing guidelines
Target audience: Health care professionals, policy makers and members of the public interested in implementing deprescribing guidelines

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Focus: Developing deprescribing guideline curricula; evaluating deprescribing guideline impact
Target audience: Educators and researchers

Access to the Evidence Based Deprescribing Guideline Symposium 2018 Preliminary Agenda

With over 150 participants expected to attend, you will be joined by:

  • Educators, policymakers, health providers and senior decision makers in the health care system
  • Physicians, pharmacists, nurse practitioners, and other health professionals
  • Representatives of patient care groups
  • Researchers

Register Here

Ottawa Conference and Event Centre
200 Coventry Rd, Ottawa, ON Canada K1K 4S3
+1 613 288 3450


How can I contact the organizer with questions?
If you have questions regarding registration or the symposium please email

What is the refund policy?
30 days or more before the event – full refund via Event Brite cancellation
Less than 30 days before the event – No refund (transfer to another individual only)

Booking Confirmations
Booking confirmation will be sent to you immediately for all on-line bookings. If you have not received an email confirmation within 24 hours of making the on-line booking, please contact the team at


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