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Statistics Unit is organizing guest lectures

 
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Statistics Unit is organizing guest lectures
by Rolands Bļujus - Thursday, 1 December 2016, 3:13 PM
 

RSU Statistics Unit of the Faculty of Medicine is organizing guest lectures!

The week of guest lectures from 5th till 9th of December will consist of 5 lectures given by two visiting lecturers: professor Eero I. Pukkala, University of Tampere, and associated researcher Ieva Reine, PhD in Social Medicine, Uppsala University.

Lecture plan:

  • 6th of December 12:15 – 15:30, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Auditorium P-11, 9 Kronvalda Blvd, language - Latvian | Ieva Reine “Challenges of public health approach in studies on socially marginalized groups”
  • 7th of December 12:15 – 15:30, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Auditorium P-11, 9 Kronvalda Blvd, language - Latvian | Ieva Reine “Use of propensity score matching in regression analysis”
  • 8th of December 13:00 – 15:00, Institute of Anatomy and Anthropology, Column Hall, 9 Kronvalda Blvd, language - English | prof. Eero Pukkala “Cancer epidemiology – experience of Finlan”
  • 9th of December 9:00 – 10:30 Institute of Anatomy and Anthropology, Column Hall, 9 Kronvalda Blvd, language - English | prof. Eero Pukkala “Cohort studies in cancer epidemiolog”
  • 9th of December 11:00 – 13:00 Institute of Anatomy and Anthropology, Column Hall, 9 Kronvalda Blvd, language - English | prof. Eero Pukkala “Biobanks and registries in epidemiologic research on cance”

More information about lectures and lecturers at www.rsu.lv/eng/statlab (see also Latvian version - www.rsu.lv/statlab) and www.facebook.com/StatLabRSU

To attend the lectures, please sign up by sending an email to the Statistics Unit Project Manager Mirdza Kursite (mirdza.kursite@rsu.lv), specify your name, surname, structural unit (faculty, if student), your e-mail address and the lectures you wish to attend.