April 10 - 12, 2017
Minneapolis, MN, USA

The sixth Guideline Development Workshop: special focus on GRADE for Diagnosis
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From evidence to action

Strengthen your understanding of evidence assessment and recommendation development. Improve techniques for applying GRADE to your current projects.


Intensive hands-on training in small group settings.


Internationally renowned faculty with extensive teaching experience.


Due to venue size, registration is limited to 50 participants.

Workshop Schedule

Three days of fine tuning your guideline development skills

Internationally renowned speakers

Faculty with broad methdological and clinical background to bring insights to your projects

Gordon Guyatt
Holger Schünemann, MD
Professor and Chair

Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University.

Philipp Dahm
Philipp Dahm, MD

Department of Urology, University of Minnesota.

Yngve Falck-Ytter
Yngve Falck-Ytter, MD

Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University.

Rebecca Morgan
Rebecca Morgan, MPH
Health Scientist

Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University.

Hassan Murad
Hassan Murad, MD

The Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

Reem Mustafa
Reem Mustafa, MD
Associate Professor

Department of Medicine, University of Kansas.

Shahnaz Sultan
Shahnaz Sultan, MD
Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota.


Space is limited - register now through the Evidence Foundation
Announcement: Scholarships available - apply now through the Evidence Foundation

Early bird registration


  • Discounted registration
  • Ends January 31, 2017
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Discounted registration


  • Students and research fellows
  • Groups: 2+ participants
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Please note: additional fees apply when registering for the optional Systematic Review pre-workshop (early bird: $200; regular: $250).

Cancellation policy: refund available up to February 10, 2017 (minus $50 cancellation fee); registration transfer permitted any time.

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Conference Hotel

Minneapolis Marriott City Center - Experience award-winning style at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center, one of the leading downtown Minneapolis hotels boasting unmatched service and luxurious amenities for every welcomed guest. Enjoy access to top Twin City attractions including the Target Center, Minneapolis Convention Center, Target Field, and Nicollet Mall. Experience the pulsating energy of a premier downtown Minneapolis, MN hotel at the Minneapolis Marriott City Center.

Room rate

$159 + applicable tax. Government rate available.

Limited number of rooms - reserve early. Group rate through the Evidence Foundation only available through March. Use special hotel link when registering for the event.

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The Guideline Development Workshop is supported in part by


  • Minneapolis Marriott City Center
  • US [at] gradeworkinggroup [dot] org
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