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13 May 2016 - 08:30 to 16:30

The Clinical Research Facility, Cork, is hosting a study day in UCC on May 13th.  The theme of the day is investigator responsibilities for HPRA regulated studies.  We are delighted to welcome speakers from the HPRA in the areas of drug and medical devices.  The venue is the Western Gateway Building, Room 107.  Please see the attached agenda along with the online registration details.  CPD points pending.

 

9 May 2016 - 09:45 to 17:45

In the biosciences, response variables are often observed more than once per individual. This enables the researcher to study the development of the variable of interest within individuals, thereby eliminating the variation among individuals, and thus increasing the power of the design. However, since observations on the same individual are almost always correlated, special methods are needed to deal with this dependence.

Another way in which data can be dependent is when there is a...

9 May 2016 - 09:30 to 18:30

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The number of primary studies evaluating diagnostic tests is rising. Critically summarizing such studies in a systematic review is beneficial for health care professionals seeking the best evidence about the use of diagnostic tests. Reviews of diagnostic studies are more challenging because of more variation in questions & designs, specific sources of bias & variation, and the need to use more complex statistical approaches to meta-analysis. Several advances have...

1 May 2016 - 09:15 to 4 May 2016 - 15:15

The International Scientific Committee has established a broad set of programme tracks that encompass the full life course.

In addition to symposia the congress will include: debates, prizes for scientific excellence and poster prizes, and the Final Plenary Lecture immediately before the Closing Ceremony , on a major breaking development in obesity research to ensure that the Congress is as up-to-the minute as possible.

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1 May 2016 - 09:00 to 3 May 2016 - 15:00

Please click here to register and to see the in dept agenda for this event.

1 May 2016 - 07:00 to 4 May 2016 - 17:30

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

International Scientific Committee has established a broad set of programme tracks that encompass the full life course. In addition to symposia the congress will include: debates, prizes for scientific excellence and poster prizes, and the Final Plenary Lecture immediately before the Closing Ceremony, on a major breaking development in obesity research to ensure that the Congress is as up-to-the minute as possible.

 

Futher information on the conference and...

21 Apr 2016 - 18:00 to 20:00

Speaker Dr Authur Jackson

Consultant in Infectious Diseases and General Medicine CUH/MUH

18 Apr 2016 - 09:30 to 18:30

The course will address methodological aspects involved in the design, conduct, analysis and interpretation of nutritional epidemiological research. Topics of this course include; intra-individual variation, measurement of error, misclassification, correlated variables, population homogeneity, dietary assessment, validity/reproducibility of dietary assessment, nutritional biomarkers and analysis issues like energy adjustment methods and dietary pattern analyses. These topics will be covered...

17 Apr 2016 - 09:00 to 13:00

 

Welcome to the 2nd WPHNA Congress

We take this opportunity to welcome you to World Nutrition Cape Town 2016, the 2nd edition of the World Public Health Nutrition Association’s World Nutrition Congress, which is co-hosted by the University of the Western Cape in Cape Town, South Africa. This congress is taking place at a time of unprecedented challenges in population nutrition. The Global South is experiencing a rapid ‘nutrition transition’, where an increasing number of Southern...

13 Apr 2016 - 15:00

Utrecht University

This course focuses on the principles and practice of clinical epidemiology, and elaborates on examples from relevant literature. The aim is to provide you with the knowledge to evaluate and assess applied clinical research and data analyses, and give you sufficient scientific and methodological background information to actively participate in clinical studies.   3 weeks online. Course is fully structured. Support available. Online group works/assignments.    Click...

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