New methods for RWE collection and synthesis

Welcome to GetReal

GetReal closing meeting ‘Delivering tools for real-world evidence development’


9:30 – 10:30     Coffee and registration

10:30 – 10:35  Welcome by Rick Grobbee (UMCU) and Elaine Irving (GSK)

10:35 – 10:45  Real-world data and the IMI GetReal project
 Elaine Irving, GSK and Rick Grobbee, UMCU

10:45 – 12:25  Insights from GetReal: what has our collaboration delivered?

  • WP1: Working with stakeholders to explore alternative evidence generation: What have we learnt?
    Pall Jonsson, NICE and Rob Thwaites, Takeda
  • WP2: Identifying ‘gaps’ and signposting solutions for efficacy and effectiveness
    Chris Chinn, Sanofi and Lucien Abenhaim, LASER Analytica
  • WP3: Making pragmatic trials work – Identification of operational challenges and development of a decision support tool for pragmatic trial design
  • Iris Goetz, Eli Lilly and Mira Zuidgeest, UMCU
  • WP4: Evidence synthesis and predictive modelling of relative effectiveness - Paving the way to best practice
    Chrissie Fletcher, Amgen and Matthias Egger, University of Bern

12:25 – 12:30   Intro to demos of GetReal tools 
 Elaine Irving, GSK and Pieter Stolk, UMCU 

12:30 – 14:00 Lunch and demos/try-out of GetReal tools and outputs

  • WP1: RWE Navigator
  • WP2: Toolbox showing innovative methodological techniques and tools for a better anticipation of effectiveness before launch
  • WP3: PragMagic tool and the JCE paper series
  • WP4: ADDIS and high level summaries of research as applied in a series of case studies
  • WP5: GetReal online course ‘Real-world evidence in medicine development’

14:00 – 15:15  Panel discussion ‘Real-world data and drug development: how has GetReal helped?’

  • Elaine Irving, GSK
  • Antonio Ciaglia, IAPO
  • Rick Grobbee, UMCU
  • Rob Hemmings, MHRA
  • Duane Schulthess, Vital Transformation - moderator

15:15 – 15:35  Coffee and tea

15:35 – 16:50  Panel discussion ‘Getting real about the future of real-world data research’

  • Francesca Cerreta, EMA
  • Stefan Lange, IQWiG
  • Sarah Garner, NICE
  • Nathalie Seigneuret, IMI
  • Chris Chinn, Sanofi
  • Duane Schulthess, Vital Transformation - moderator

16:50 – 17:00  Wrap up
 Elaine Irving, GSK and Rick Grobbee, UMCU