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st: Missing data in mental health research: a practical approach using Stata


From   Nick Cox <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   "'statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu'" <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: Missing data in mental health research: a practical approach using Stata
Date   Wed, 1 Jun 2011 12:09:44 +0100

This is forwarded on behalf of the organisers. Any queries should please be aimed directly as specified below, and not to the list, and not to me. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

The above one day course takes place on the 4th July 2011 @ Medical 
Research Council Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge,

Course Aims:

    * Explain the problems of missing data in mental health studies.
    * Introduce some statistical analysis methods that can be used to
      deal with missing in;
          o the outcome variables (with a focus on randomised trials)
          o the covariates (with a focus on observational studies)

    * Demonstrates the steps involved in carrying out relevant analyses
      in Stata 

    * Give participants an awareness of the assumptions underlying
      various analysis approaches and their limitations


Target Audience

    * Mental health researchers needing to analyse incomplete data
    * Should be familiar with running Stata from the command line (i.e.
      not using menus) at least to the level of fitting a regression
      model to complete data.
    * No prior knowledge of missing data methods is assumed
    * Participants should bring their own laptop computer with Stata
      version 10 or 11 (NOT any previous version)


Lecturers

    * Ian White - MRC Biostatistics Unit
    * Sabine Landau - Institute of Psychiatry

For further details and to register please use the link below.

http://www.mrc-bsu.cam.ac.uk/misscourse/

Regards
Kathy



-- 
Kathleen Airey
Event Organiser/Unit Secretary
MRC-Biostatistics Unit
IPH Forvie Site
Robinson Way
Cambridge
CB2 0SR
Tel: 01223 330366 - Direct Line
      01223 760727 - second line
Fax: 01223 330365
Email: kathy.airey@mrc-bsu.cam.ac.uk


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