Who are the panelists ?

 Battista Renaldo Honorary Professor, and until recently the Scientific Director of the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS). His areas of expertise are health technology assessment, health services and clinical epidemiology research.
Renaldo Battista
Honorary Professor, Université de Montréal
Dr. Renaldo Battista, M.D., M.P.H., Sc.D., F.R.C.P. (C) is Honorary Professor at the Université de Montréal. He was until recently the Scientific Director of the FRQS (2012-2017). He was Professor at Université de Montréal’s Department of Health Administration (2004-2012) and its Director (2004-2008). He was Professor in the Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and of Medicine at McGill University (1982-2003). He was President of the Quebec Council for Health Technology Assessment (1994-2000), as well as President and CEO of the Quebec Agency for Health Services and Technology Assessment (2000-2004). In 2006, Dr. Battista was elected member of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. And more recently, he received the prestigious Dr. Jill M. Sanders Award of Excellence in HTA in 2015.