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October 17-19, 2018
Silver Spring, Maryland, USA

The 9th Guideline Development Workshop using the GRADE approach
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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 44 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

Philipp Dahm
Philipp Dahm, MD, MHSc

Department of Urology, University of Minnesota.

Yngve Falck-Ytter
Yngve Falck-Ytter, MD, AGAF

Department of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University.

Rebecca Morgan
Rebecca Morgan, PhD, MPH
Health Scientist

Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University.

Hassan Murad
Hassan Murad, MD

The Mayo Clinic, Rochester.

Reem Mustafa
Reem Mustafa, MD, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor

Department of Medicine, University of Kansas.

Shahnaz Sultan
Shahnaz Sultan, MD, MHSc, AGAF
Associate 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 June 30, 2018
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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 August 15, 2018 (minus $50 cancellation fee); registration transfer permitted any time.

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Conference Hotel

The Sheraton Silver Spring. Benefiting from a perfect downtown Silver Spring location and fresh off of multi-million dollar renovation, Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel is an exceptional destination for travelers to the D.C. metro area. Situated within walking distance of Silver Spring's best shops, restaurants and activities, our hotel is near the Silver Spring Metro station, directly connecting guests to Washington, D.C. and beyond. Enjoy our complimentary shuttle service to and from the Metro station and discover top D.C. attractions like the Smithsonian Museum and Dupont Circle. Fuel your Silver Spring getaway at Mica Restaurant or stop by our full-service Starbucks® for a morning or afternoon pick-me-up. Showcasing a 24-hour Sheraton Fitness Center and a Link@Sheraton business center, our hotel offers travelers to Silver Springs an array of thoughtful amenities. At the end of each day, guests will look forward to retiring to our recently renovated guest rooms, which feature sophisticated design elements and modern touches.

Room rate

$179 + applicable tax.

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

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The Guideline Development Workshop is supported in part by

Silver Spring