Clinimetrics: Assessing Measurement Properties of Health Measurement Instruments (WV40)

Amsterdam UMC- Location VUmc / EpidM, Department of Epidemiology & Data Science
13.01.2014 - 15.01.2014  Soesterberg, Netherlands
Application Deadline:December 1st 2013
Course Content
Clinimetrics is the scientific discipline that aims to develop methods of assessing the properties of health measurement instruments,apply those methods to develop new, or evaluate existing, health measurement instruments, and develop and apply strategies to improve the quality of measurements.
Learning objectives, training objectives
You will be familiar with the important characteristics of research instruments and how to assess them appropriately. You will also be able to choose the measurement instrument that is most appropriate to their own research and to develop a new one.
Target Audience
The course is designed for healthcare practitioners and researchers who are active in medical, allied health, psychological, or behavioural research and who deal with the development, evaluation, and interpretation of health measurements.
On the first day of the course you will receive a course pack containing copies of all lecture presentations, assignments, and feedback on these assignments.

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Ms. Ange van der Veer
Epidemiology and Disease Control, Public Health Research
Type of degree
PHD, Certificate of attendance
Education form
Full Time
3 Days
Credit Points
1 ECTS - Points
EUR 1.245,00
(If you enrol for 2 or 3 courses, you will receive a discount of 10%! This Course is organized in a FULL BOARD Conference Hotel; )
Number of participants (max.)
Organizer contact info
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1081 HV Amsterdam
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