Conference Presentations

2019

  • Ilkiw N and Short H. EMPATHY Initiative [Oral Presentation]. 2019 Alberta Kidney Days, March 15, 2019, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Jin X, McClure NS, Le CY, Baghbaninaghadehi F, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Minimally Important Differences for EQ-5D instruments: A Systematic Review of Estimates in Published Literature. CADTH Symposium, April 14-16, 2019, Edmonton AB.
  • McClure NS, Xie F, Johnson JA. Individual and public preferences for health states: what can be learned from ties in EQ-5D-5L time-trade-off valuation studies? [Poster Presentation] 2019 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health Symposium, Edmonton, AB, April 14, 2019.
  • Johnson JA, Buzinski R, Corradetti B, Davison S, Duperron P, Klarenbach S, Manns B, Short H, Thomas C, Walsh M. Evaluation of routinely Measured PATient reported outcomes in HemodialYsis care (EMPATHY): Implementing a cluster randomized controlled trial at the health system level. CAHSPR 2019, Halifax NS, May 29-31, 2019.
  • Wen J, Jin X, Ohinmaa A. Economic Evaluation of Sucrose Octasulfate Dressing for the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcer in Canada. 11th Huaxia Pharmacoeconomics and HTA Forum, Nanjing, China, June 29-30, 2019.
  • Al Sayah F, Lubetkin E, Rey Ares L, Derrett S. A Systematic Review on EQ-5D and Health Inequalities – Preliminary Results. 36th EuroQol Plenary meeting, September 18- 21, 2019, Brussels, Belgium.
  • Jin X, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Marshall DA, Johnson JA. What is behind the “mobility” dimension of the EQ-5D? An exploratory analysis in patients following total hip/knee replacement. 36th EuroQol Plenary meeting, September 18- 21, 2019, Brussels, Belgium.

2018

  • Jin X, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Marshall D, Smith C, Johnson JA. EQ-5D-5L vs. EQ-5D-3L: A cross-sectional comparison of measurement properties among total hip and knee replacement patients. [Poster Presentation] 3rd EuroQol Academy Meeting, Budapest Mar 6-8, 2018.
  • Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Can the EQ-5D-3L predict post-hospitalization healthcare use and outcomes? [Poster Presentation] 3rd EuroQol Academy Meeting, Budapest Mar 6-8, 2018.
  • Belag A, Al Sayah F, Yeung RO. Diabetes knowledge, self-care behaviours, and metabolic control in Arabic speaking adults with Type 2 diabetes in Edmonton. [oral presentation] Alberta SPOR SUPPORT unit Summer Institute, May 14-16, 2018.
  • Belag A, Al Sayah F, Yeung RO. Diabetes knowledge, self-care behaviours, and metabolic control in Arabic speaking adults with Type 2 diabetes in Edmonton. [poster presentation] Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry Research Day, University of Alberta, May 23, 2018.
  • Al Sayah F, Janssen MF, Short H, McClure NS, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. The Use of EQ-5D in Vulnerable Populations: A Systematic Review of the Literature. [poster presentation] 35th EuroQol Plenary meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, September 19-22, 2018.
  • Lubetkin E, Derrett S, Al Sayah F, Janssen MF, Bonsel G. Convening a health inequalities special interest group and results from a survey of EuroQol Group members. [poster presentation] 35th EuroQol Plenary meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, September 19-22, 2018.
  • Jin X, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Marshall D, Johnson JA. Responsiveness of the EQ-5D-5L and EQ-5D-3L in patients following total hip or knee replacement. [paper presentation] 35th EuroQol Plenary meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, September 19-22, 2018.
  • Al Sayah, F, Janssen B, Short H, McClure B, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. The Use of EQ-5D in Vulnerable Populations: A Systematic Review of the Literature [Poster Presentation]. ISOQOL25th Annual Conference, October 24-27, 2018, Dublin, Ireland.
  • Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Can the EQ-5D-3L predict post-hospitalization healthcare use and outcomes? [Poster presentation] ISPOR Europe, Nov 10-14, Barcelona, Spain. Value in Health 2018, 21 (S3); PMU92.
  • Kashem T, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. The relationship between individual-level deprivation with health-related quality of life in the general population. ISPOR Europe, Nov 10-14, Barcelona, Spain. Value in Health 2018, 21 (S3); PMU123.
  • Tawiah A, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Discriminative validity of the EQ-5D-5L and SF-12 in older adults with arthritis. ISPOR Europe, Nov 10-14, Barcelona, Spain. Value in Health 2018, 21 (S3); PRM173.
  • Jin X, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Marshall D, Johnson JA. EQ-5D-3L vs. EQ-5D-5L: A cross-sectional comparison of measurement properties among total hip and knee replacement patients. Value in Health 2018, 21 (S3); PRM175.
  • Jin X, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Marshall D, Johnson JA. Responsiveness of the EQ-5D-5L and EQ-5D-3L in patients following total hip or knee replacement. Value in Health 2018, 21 (S3); PRM169.

2017

  • Crick K, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. How well do the EQ-5D-3L and 5L perform in assessing changes in mental health? [Podium presentation] International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 22nd Annual International Meeting, May 20-24, 2017. Value in Health 2017; 20 (5): A12-A13.
  • Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. How well does the EQ-5D-5L screen for mental health compared to the SF-12? [Poster presentation] International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 22nd Annual International Meeting, May 20-24, 2017.
  • McClure NS, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Minimally Important Difference of the EQ-5D-5L in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. [Poster Presentation] International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 22nd Annual International Meeting, May 20-24, 2017.
  • Crick K, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. How well do the EQ-5D-3L and 5L perform in assessing changes in mental health? [Podium presentation] International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 22nd Annual International Meeting, May 20-24, 2017.
  • McClure NS, Al Sayah F, Johnson JA. Interpretation of health-related quality of life scores using estimates of the minimally important difference. [Poster presentation] Summer Institute 2017, A Spotlight on Patient-Oriented Research, Edmonton, AB, June 26, 2017.
  • Short H, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. The relationship of material and social deprivation with health status. [Poster Presentation] 34th EuroQol Plenary Meeting, Barcelona Sept 19-21, 2017.
  • Herdman M, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Mott D, Devlin N, Johnson JA. Workshop to discuss the legitimacy, estimation and uses of the minimal important difference (MID) with EQ-5D. EuroQol Plenary Meeting, Barcelona, Spain Sept 21-23, 2017.
  • Short H, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson J.A. The relationship of material and social deprivation with health status. [Poster presentation] 24th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research, October 18-21, 2017, Philadelphia, United States. Quality of Life Research 2017; 26: Suppl. 1:(A2064):109.
  • Huffman S, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson J.A. What does the “usual activities” dimension of the EQ-5D measure? [Poster presentation] 24th Annual Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Research, October 18-21, 2017, Philadelphia, United States. Quality of Life Research 2017; 26: Suppl. 1:(A2035):90.
  • Al Sayah F, Leischner R, Oddie S, Makin A, Ohinmaa A, Johnson J.A. Putting Patients at the Centre of Health Care: The use of PROMs in Primary Care Networks [oral presentation: 1 hour workshop]. Accelerating Primary Care Conference, Calgary, AB, Nov 17-18, 2017.
  • McClure NS, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Minimally important differences for preference-based measures of health-related quality of life: The state of the debate and a look forward. [Discussion paper] Alberta Health Economics Study Group, Edmonton, AB, Nov 21, 2017.

2016

  • Al Sayah F, Johnson ST, Vallance JK. The association of health literacy with physical activity and walking in community-dwelling older adults. [Poster Presentation] The Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting. Washington, DC, April 2016.
  • Al Sayah F, Johnson JA, Ohinmaa A, Xie F, Bansback N. Health literacy and logical inconsistencies in health state valuations: Results from the Canadian EQ-5D-5L valuation study. [Poster Presentation] 33rd EuroQol Plenary Meeting, Berlin Sept 15-17, 2016.
  • Al Sayah F, Johnson JA, Ohinmaa A, Xie F, Bansback N. Health literacy and logical inconsistencies in health state valuations: Results from the Canadian EQ-5D-5L valuation study. [Oral Presentation] ISOQOL 23rd Annual Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 19-22, 2016. Quality of Life Research 2016:25(Suppl 1):24(A102.4).
  • McClure N, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Minimally Important Difference of the EQ-5D-5L in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. [Poster Presentation] ISOQOL 23rd Annual Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 19-22, 2016. Quality of Life Research 2016:25(Suppl 1):133(A2107).
  • Nagase FN, Al Sayah F, Ohinmaa A, Johnson JA. Health-related quality of life of adults with type 2 diabetes reporting diabetic foot disease. ISOQOL 23rd Annual Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 19-22, 2016. Quality of Life Research 2016:25 (Suppl 1):133(A2109).
  • Al Sayah F, Johnson JA, Ohinmaa A. The performance of EQ-5D-5L and VR-12 in Assessing Mental Health. [Poster Presentation] ISOQOL 23rd Annual Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 19-22, 2016. Quality of Life Research 2016:25(Suppl 1):94(A1018)
  • Al Sayah F, Qiu W, Xie F, Johnson JA. Comparative Performance of the EQ-5D-5L and SF-6D in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. [Poster Presentation] ISOQOL 23rd Annual Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 19-22, 2016. Quality of Life Research 2016:25(Suppl 1):132(A2103).
  • Al Sayah F, Johnson JA, Ohinmaa A. The performance of EQ-5D-5L and VR-12 in Assessing Mental Health. [Oral Presentation] 38th Annual North American Society for Medical Decision Meeting (SMDM), October 23-26, 2016.
  • Al Sayah F, Johnson JA, Ohinmaa A, Xie F, Bansback N. Health literacy and logical inconsistencies in health state valuations: Results from the Canadian EQ-5D-5L valuation study. [Poster Presentation] 38th Annual North American Society for Medical Decision Meeting (SMDM), October 23-26, 2016.

2015

  • Wozniak L, Soprovich A, Rees S, Al Sayah F, Majumdar SR, Johnson JA. Contextualizing the Effectiveness of a Collaborative Care Model for Diabetes and Depression in Primary Care: A Qualitative Assessment. [Oral Presentation] CAHSPR Conference 2014, Toronto, ON May 12-15, 2014.
  • Johnson JA, Lier D, Soprovich A, Al Sayah F, Qiu W, Majumdar SR.  Cost-effectiveness of Nurse-led Collaborative Care For Patients With Diabetes Who Screen Positive For Depression in Primary Care: Results from a controlled implementation trial. [Oral Presentation]. CAHSPR Conference, Montreal, PQ, May 26-28, 2015.
  • Agborsangaya C, Al Sayah F, Bansback N, Ohinmaa A, Pullenayegum E, Xie F, Johnson JA. Impact of Health Literacy and Multimorbidity on EQVT Health Valuation: A Secondary Analysis of the Canadian EQ-5D-5L Valuation Study. [Poster Presentation] 31st EuroQol Plenary meeting, Stockholm, Sweden, Sept 25-27, 2014.
  • McClure N, Al Sayah F, Xie F, Luo N, Johnson JA. Instrument-defined estimates of minimally important difference in EQ-5D-5L index score for Canadian, Chinese and Spanish scoring algorithms. [Poster Presentation] ISOQOL 22nd Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, October 21-24, 2015. Quality of Life Research 2015:24(Suppl 1): 181 (A3038).
  • Al Sayah F, Bansback N, Bryan S, Ohinmaa A, Pullenayegum E, Xie F, Johnson JA. Determinants of Health Preferences in the Canadian EQ-5D-5L Valuation Study. [Poster Presentation] ISOQOL 22nd Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, October 21-24, 2015. Quality of Life Research 2015:24(Suppl 1): 177 (A3016).
  • Al Sayah F, Qiu W, Johnson JA. Health Literacy and Health-Related Quality of Life in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Longitudinal Study. [Poster Presentation] ISOQOL 22nd Annual Conference, Vancouver, Canada, October 21-24, 2015. Quality of Life Research 2015:24(Suppl 1): 103 (A1054).
  • Mladenovic AB, Al Sayah F, Qiu W, Johnson JA, Intervention Dose and Health-related Quality of life in a Collaborative Care Intervention for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Positive Depressive Symptoms. [Poster Presentation] 14th Symposium of the International Diabetes Epidemiology Group, Vancouver, Canada, Dec 2015.
  • Thiel DM, Al Sayah F, Johnson ST, Johnson JA. Relationship between Physical Activity and Health-Related Quality of Life in Alberta’s Type 2 Diabetes Population. [Poster Presentation] 14th Symposium of the International Diabetes Epidemiology Group (IDEG); 2015 Dec 5-6; Vancouver, British Columbia.