2017 Talks

January 26, 2017
All You Ever Wanted to Know About Propensity Scores (And More!)
Tobias Kurth, Berlin, Germany

March 8, 2017
The Paradox of the Obesity Paradox
Bob Siegerink, Berlin, Germany/Leiden, Netherlands

April 12, 2017
Mixed Models for Epidemiologists
Ulrike Grittner & Annette Aigner, Berlin/Hamburg, Germany

May 3, 2017
Measuring the Prevalence and Health Effects of Intimate Partner Violence and Human Trafficking:  Methods, Analysis and Ethics
Heidi Stöckl, London, UK

June 7, 2017
Lessons from Nephrology: Challenges in Primary Data Collection in Large Cohort Studies
Elke Schäffner, Berlin, Germany

September 6, 2017
Unmeasured Confounding in Observational Studies of Medical Interventions
Rolf Groenwold, Utrecht, Netherlands

October 4, 2017
Mendelian Randomization: Vitamin D and Kidney Function
Alexander Teumer, Greifswald, Germany

November 1, 2017
Methodological Challenges and Opportunities in Observational Research: Perspectives From Rheumatology
Angela Zink, Berlin, Germany

December 6, 2017
Machine Learning in Epidemiology
André Karch, Braunschweig, Germany