October 19, 2021

Matters 21

A virtual one-day summit for the literature review community

Why Attend – FAQ

What is the format of this year’s Evidence Matters and when will it take place?

Evidence Matters ’21 is a global online event, and takes place on October 19, 2021. It’s a 4-hour event that includes a keynote and two breakout sessions. Run in parallel, the breakout sessions consist of three one-hour industry sessions for literature review professionals working for medical device companies, HEOR practice areas, and public sector organizations. After the industry breakout, there will be three one-hour sessions on new innovative advances for DistillerSR. All sessions will be recorded and made available to attendees.

Who should attend Evidence Matters ’21?

The event is ideal for professionals that use literature review software. These can include medical writers, epidemiologists, health economic and outcomes researchers, librarians, scientists and data scientists, and regulatory and clinical affairs, pharmacovigilance and drug safety professionals, among others. In short, if you collect, triage, and manage scientific literature, this event is right for you.

What content will be offered at Evidence Matters ‘21?

This year, Evidence Matters ‘21 will offer a wide variety of business and technical-focused sessions delivered live and later on-demand. On-demand sessions are available to view anytime. Live sessions will be offered globally. View the full agenda

What kind of software will be required to view keynotes, sessions and interact with the experts?

Evidence Matters ‘21 will be web-based, so all you will need is a computer and an internet connection.

Will there be networking opportunities with other users? How are you going to offer that benefit online?

Yes. Evidence Matters ’21 will have chats dedicated to session topics, announcements and more. In addition, we’ll have online polling.

How will content be structured for Evidence Matters ‘21?

The Evidence Matters ’21 Content team works with breakout session leaders to solicit, review, and determine the best content for attendees. The process for collecting and deciding on content remains the same. We solicit ideas from employees and customers.

What is World Evidence-based Healthcare Day?

World Evidence-based Healthcare (EBHC) Day supports the infodemic management efforts of the World Health Organization (WHO) by exploring the role of evidence in an infodemic, in particular promoting access to trustworthy, evidence-informed health information.

Who do I contact for more information?

Please email [email protected] with any other questions.

How can I stay informed about Evidence Matters ‘21?

You can sign up to receive email updates, follow #evidencematters21 on Twitter, and join social conversations about the event using the official #evidencematters21 hashtag.

How do I stay informed on the latest DistillerSR product developments?

You can register for our newsletter aptly called Evidence Matters.

Who do I contact if I have registration issues?

If you’re experiencing issues with Evidence Matters ‘21 registration, email [email protected] with as much detail as you can provide so we can help resolve your issue.