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Methodological issues in epidemiology and population research

A LUPOP seminar series

Please note that registration is required. For more information, contact Anton Nilsson (anton [dot] nilsson [at] med [dot] lu [dot] se). Subscribe or unsubscribe to the e-mail list here.

The seminars take place 13.00 -14.00.

Upcoming seminars

10 February: The multilevel vector autoregressive (VAR) model: gaining insight in bi-directional temporal associations. Evelien Snippe, University of Groeningen

17 March: Mendelian Randomization analysis to provide support for causal associations on frailty. Sara Hägg, Karolinska Institute

7 April: Methodological considerations in nutritional epidemiology. Emily Sonestedt, Lund University

12 May: Introduction to Generalized Propensity Scores (GPS). Anna Åkesson, Lund University

Previous seminars

Mattias Ohlsson - Machine learning for dummies (February 27, 2020)

Paul Dickman - Flexible survival models, advantages and... more advantages (October 14, 2020) [Presentation]

Liisa Byberg & Adam Mitchell – ”A few approaches to mediation analysis (November 12, 2020) [Presentation], [Presentation]

Jonas Björk - Epidemiological studies druring the COVID-19 pandemic- a few methodological and general considerations [Presentation]

Lise G. Bjerregaard (Frederiksberg Hospital) - Methodological considerations on associations between weight status across the life course and risk of cardiometabolic disease (February 18, 2021)  [Presentation]

Sepideh Pashami (Halmstad University) - Causal inference in machine learning (March 25, 2021)  [Presentation]

Mikael Eriksson (Karolinska Institute) - Risk assessment in screening and prevention of breast cancer (April 29, 2021)  [Presentation]

Laura Pazzagli (Karolinska Institute) - A discussion on the use of the p-value (May 27, 2021) [Presentation]

Josef Fritz (Medical University of Innsbruck) - Statistical mediation analysis – overview, recent developments and an application in cancer epidemiology (September 16, 2021) [Presentation] [Paper]

Volha Lazuka (University of Southern Denmark/Lund University) - Applications of the difference-in-differences approach (October 7, 2021) [Presentation]

Gustav Nilsonne (Karolinska Institute) - Methods to assess and mitigate re-identification risks when sharing research data (November 11, 2021) [Presentation]

Axel Nyström (Lund University) - Deep learning in emergency care (December 9, 2021) [Presentation]