The INTEGRATE-HTA team are holding their first annual meeting at the University of Sheffield from November 3. The project is co-funded by the European Union under the Seventh Framework Programme. and is being led by the University of Bremen (PI Ansgar Gerhardus).
The project is developing new, integrated methods to assess complex health technologies and applying these in a palliative care case study. The annual meeting will involve staff from seven partners in five countries: University of Bremen, The University of Sheffield, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, University of Oslo, Ecorys (Netherlands), Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center (Netherlands) and the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Italy). Advisory group members and staff working on the project from Eastern European countries may also join the team at the annual meeting.
The team here at Sheffield, led by ScHARR's Professor Liddy Goyder with expert advice from Professor Ingleton (School of Nursing & Midwidfery), are leading on the palliative care case study.