The Theme for Danish Epidemiological Society Spring meeting 2018 was "Natural experiments in epidemiology"


Date: 16th April 2018,
Location: Søauditorierne, Aarhus University, Bartholins Allé 3, 8000 Aarhus C

10:00 Arrival, Poster hanging and Coffee
11:00 Session 1

  • Peter Craig, MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow:
    Natural experiments in epidemiology and public health;
  • Torben Martinussen, Department of Biostatistics, University of Copenhagen
  • Discussion

12:30-13:00 Lunch
13:00-14:00 Generalforsamling (afholdes på dansk)
14:00-15:00 Session 2

  • Neil Davies, MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol: A comparison
    of genetic and policy reform instrumental variables for estimating the causal effects
    of education on health: Evidence from the UK biobank;

14:45-15:30 Poster Session and Coffee
15:30-16:30 Session 3

  • Øjvind Lidegaard, Department of Gynaecology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen: Reduction
    in stillbirths at term after new birth induction paradigm
  • Peter Thisted Dinesen, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen: Extra-national Terrorrism and Mental Health: Evidence from Denmark

16:30-16:45 Rounding up
16:45-17:45 Light standing evening meal and wine

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