Epidemiological Data Analysis: Advanced Methods for Exposure-Response Modeling

SSPH+ PhD Program in Public Health / Swiss Tropical - and Public Health - Institute (Swiss TPH)
11.06.2012 - 15.06.2012  Basel, Switzerland
Course Content
The following topics will be covered: regression analyses with generalized linear models (glm), modeling of non-linear exposure response associations using generalized additive models (gam), splines, dealing with confounding and effect modification and inverse probability weighting. We will also deal with innovative study designs in observational epidemiology such as Poisson time series analysis, case-only studies or case-cross-over studies. We will work with the software R.
Learning objectives, training objectives
By the end of this course, participants (PhD candidates in the area of Public Health and Epidemiology) will be able to perform quantitative analyses of epidemiological data from observational studies dealing with a broad spectrum of research question
Target Audience
Advanced students and researchers.
SSPH+ Course Certificate
Local Organizer
SSPH+ PhD Program Public Health

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Ms. Sina Henrichs
Public Health
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Credit Points
2 ECTS - Points
SSPH+ Students 0.— Other PhD students 600.— Other academics 1700. — Others 2500. —
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