Scientific Programme 2018 The plenary presentations and videos from the G-I-N 2018 Conference in Manchester can be viewed here. Opening plenary – Once Upon a Guideline: The Story of Developing an Evidence Ecosystem Dr Fergus Macbeth, MA DM FRCP FRCR – Guidelines – a brief history and why we need them https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/f-macbeth-guidelines-brief-history-and-why-we-need-them Click here to view Dr Macbeth’s presentation. Professor Gordon Guyatt – Progress in evidence-based medicine – A quarter century on – Focussing on the role of guidelines in EBM https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/progress-evidence-based-medicine-quarter-century-on-focussing-role-of-guidelines-ebm Click here to view Professor Guyatt’s presentation. Linn Brandt, MD, PhDc – Current challenges and solutions developing guidelines within the evidence ecosystem Click here to view Dr Brandt’s presentation. Jonathan Senker – From review to delivery – embedding the voice of the service user in our work https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/j-senker-from-review-to-delivery Click here to Mr. Senker’s presentation. Plenary 1 – Guidelines: Does cost matter? Professor Joanne Lord – Does Cost Matter? The role of cost effectiveness in clinical guidelines https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/joanne-lord-does-cost-matter-role-cost-effectiveness-clinical-guidelines Click here to view Profesor Lord’s presentation. Dr Hector Castro – Does Cost Matter? Combining Clinical Guidelines and HTA The Case of Colombia https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/h-castro-does-cost-matter-combining-clinical-guidelines Click here to view Dr. Castro’s presentation. Profesor Yaolong Chen – A Chinese perspective for guidelines: Does Cost Matter? https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/prof-yaoleng-chen-a-chinese-perspective-for-guidelines-does-cost-matter Click here to view Dr. Castro’s presentation. Douglas K. Owens, MD, MS – International perspectives on how to develop guidelines with cost in mind https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/international-perspectives-how-to-develop-guidelines-with-cost-in-mind Click here to view Dr. Owens’ presentation. Plenary 2 – Mind the gap: Developing recommendations with alternative forms of evidence Associate Professor Julian Elliott – Using real-world evidence https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/julian-elliott-using-real-world-evidence Click here to view A/Professor Elliott’s presentation. Assistant Professor Andrew Hutchings – Using formal consensus methodology https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/andrew-hutchings-using-formal-consensus-methodology Click here to view A/Professor Hutchings’ presentation. Dr Eve A Kerr, MD, MPH – The Role of Experts in Guideline Development: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/eve-kerr-role-experts-guideline-development-good-bad-ugly Click here to view Dr Kerr’s presentation. Plenary 3 – Beyond Guidelines: Where does patient choice fit in? Professor Thomas Agoritsas, MD, PhD – Automated decision aids from guidelines https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/automated-decision-aids-from-guidelines Click here to view Professor Agoritsas’ presentation. Dr Gregor Smith – How do you reconcile strong recommendations with patient choice and shared decision making https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/how-reconcile-strong-recommendations-with-patient-choice-shared-decision-making Click here to view Dr Smith’s presentation Associate Professor Catherine M. (Cait) DesRoches – Fully informed decision making: patient access to their health care centre https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/fully-informed-decision-making-patient-access-their-health-care-centre Click here to view A/Professor DesRoches’ presentation. Closing Plenary – Guidelines into Practice -Award for the Best Implementation Submission Linda Young – Training in practice intervention to target antibiotic prescribing: A feasibility study: United Kingdom https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/training-practice-intervention-target-antibiotic-prescribing-feasibility-study Click here to view Linda’s presentation. Susan Hillier – Guidelines to practice – Implementing Patient-centred processes for stroke rehabilitation https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/guidelines-practice-implementing-patient-centred-processes-stroke-rehabilitation Click here to view Susan’s presentation. Emma Busby – Improving Quality of Life in Patients with Lower Limb Osteoarthritis (OA) https://g-i-n.net/document-store/g-i-n-conferences/manchester-2018/2018-plenary-presentations/improving-quality-life-patients-lower-limb-osteoarthritis Click here to view Emma’s presentation. To view the Closing Plenary Panel Discussion click here. The video of this discussion also contains the Best Poster prize presentation to Saphia Mokrane, pictured below.