DSTS todagsmøde 31/10-1/11 2017 i Aarhus

Efterårets todagsmøde i DSTS bliver afholdt den 31/10-1/11 i Aarhus
organiseret af Sektion for Biostatistik, Aarhus Universitet.

The fall 2017 two-day DSTS meeting is hosted by Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University.



Tuesday October 31

10.00-13.00: A gentle introduction to causal inference, instrumental variables and Mendelian randomisation for students and younger statisticians. Vanessa Didelez, Department of Biometry and Data Management, Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS, Bremen, Morten Frydenberg & Stefan Hansen, Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University. 

14.00-14.45: Henrik Støvring, Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University: The parametric waiting time distribution model and its application in pharmacoepidemiologic studies 
14.45-15.30: Torben Martinussen, Department of Biostatistics, University of Copenhagen: Causal inference and survival analysis 

15.30-16.00: Coffee break 

16.00-16.45: Vanessa Didelez, Department of Biometry and Data Management, Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS, Bremen: On the identification of time-varying treatment effects and ignorability 
16.45-17.30: Jonas Peters, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Copenhagen: Causal Inference for Time Series 

17.30: Beers and soft drinks 

18.30: Dinner at Matematisk Kantine, Aarhus Universitet 

Wednesday November 1

9.00-9.45: Michael Væth, Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University: Standardized mortality ratio and loss of life expectancy 
9.45-10.30: Rodrigo Labouriau, Department of Mathematics, Aarhus University: Multivariate generalised linear mixed models and some extensions 

10.30-11.00: Coffee break 

11.00-11.45: Morten Overgaard, Section for Biostatistics, Aarhus University: Asymptotics of the pseudo-observation method 
11.45-12.30: Rasmus Plenge Waagepetersen, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Aalborg University: Estimation of the pair correlation function of a spatial point process 

12.30: Sandwiches and soft drinks


The meeting will take place in Jeppe Vontillius Auditorium, at Søauditorierne, Bartholins Allé 3, 8000 Aarhus C.


Register at the following webpage. The regular conference fee is 500 DKK. The fee for B.Sc. and M.Sc. students is 100 DKK for members of DSTS and 250 DKK otherwise. 
Deadline for registration and payment is October 24th, 2017.


For more information, see the two-day meeting homepage.

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