DES Fall meeting 2023
Date: Monday September 11th to Tuesday September 12th 2023
Location: Day 1: Statens Institut for Folkesundhed, Copenhagen; Day 2: Kulturhuset, Islands Brygge, Copenhagen
DAY 1 – Intended for junior researchers
The 1st day of the DES fall meeting is intended for junior researchers such as students, research assistants, PhD students, postdocs, assistant professors and other researchers.
10:00-10:30 Check In
10:30-12:30 Teaching Session – Introduction to selection bias, Julie Werenberg Dreier and Oleguer Plana-Ripoll
Lecture: Introduction to selection in epidemiological research (30 min)
Workshop: Using quantitative bias analysis to address selection bias (1h30m)
13:30-15:30 Discussion of own research
Each participant will submit an abstract of their own work, including a specification of 1-3 methodological questions/issues, which they would like to discuss. Time slots of 15-20 minutes will be allocated to each researcher (i.e., we will make groups of 6-8 students each) – the student should present their work, followed by feedback from peers and moderators + discussion of their questions
16:00-17:00 Timothy Lash, Rollins Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, USA
17:00-18:30 Social activity - Petanque inclusive guide at Boulebar
19:00-21:00 Dinner at Boulebar restaurant
21:00- Goodnight or bar for those who wish to continue the night
Note: The program includes the social activity and dinner. Please let us know if you are not participating.
DAY 2 – Open for all
10:00-10:40 Arrival, and small breakfast
10:40-10:45 Introduction and welcome
10:45-12.15 Selection bias in epidemiological research
10:45-11:25 Timothy Lash, Rollins Professor and Chair, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, USA
11:25-11:35 Short break (10 min)
11:35-12:15 Peter Linde, Cand. scient i matematisk statistik, tidligere metode- og surveychef i Danmarks Statistik.
13:15-14:15 Addressing selection bias – examples
13:15-13:35 Nanna Weye, Postdoc, Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital.
13:35-13:55 Heidi Amalie Rosendahl Jensen, PhD-student, National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark.
13:55-14:15 Gitte Lindved Petersen, Postdoc, Steno Diabetes Center Copenhagen
14:15-14:30 Extraordinary general assembly
Voting on change in the statutes of DES, to allow for free membership for honorary members of the society
14:30-15:00 Coffee break
15:00-16:00 Methodological considerations of selection mechanisms in sibling designs
Thomas Frisell, Principal Researcher, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet
16:00-16:15 Short break
16:15-17:00 Schroll Prize 2023
17:00- Light dinner and mingling
Deadlines for registration:
For day 1 only/ Day 1 and 2: 21st of August 2023 (Please note: limited seats for day 1) - no more available seats
For day 2 only: 4th of September 2023
Participation fee for DES members:
1000 DKK for one day / 1500 DKK for both days
Participation fee for non-DES members:
There will be an extra fee of 250 DKK.
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