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Regression Modeling Strategies with Prof. Frank E. Harrell Jr.

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3330 Hospital Dr NW

Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N1

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A two-day workshop on regression modeling strategies with distinguished visiting professor Frank E. Harrell, Jr. from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, is the latest in the increasingly popular and high-quality series of workshops offered by the University of Calgary Biostatistics Centre (UCBC), a centre within the O'Brien Institute for Public Health. Prof. Harrell is an international statistical scientist who has had substantial influence in medical research – health services, outcomes research, observational databases and clinical trials.

This workshop, which is free to attend, will introduce key concepts, techniques and recent developments in regression modeling strategies being used in medical research today. Previous experience with multivariable modeling is recommended.

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All sessions will be held in Theatre 4 unless otherwise indicated.

Thursday, August 2

10:00 a.m. | Public Lecture (available via webinar)

11:00 a.m. | Reception, HRIC Atrium

12:00 –12:30 p.m. | Workshop Registration

12:30 – 2:30 p.m. | Regression Modeling Strategies - Part 1

2:50 – 4:30 p.m. | Regression Modeling Strategies - Part 2

Friday, August 3:

8:30 a.m. | Workshop Registration

9:00 - 10:30 a.m. | Regression Modeling Strategies - Part 3

10:45 - 12:00 p.m. | Regression Modeling Strategies - Part 4

12:00 p.m. | Networking Lunch, HMRB Atrium

1:00 - 2:20 p.m. | Regression Modeling Strategies - Part 5

2:45 - 4:15 p.m. | Regression Modeling Strategies - Part 6

4:15 p.m. | Closing Remarks

Note that the public lecture will be available via webinar. The workshops will not be recorded.


Professor Frank E. Harrell Jr.

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Professor Frank E. Harrell, Jr., received his PhD in Biostatistics from the University of North Carolina in 1979. Since 2003, he has been the professor of Biostatistics at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and he was the founding department chair from 2003-2017. He is the expert statistical advisor for the Office of Biostatistics for the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, a division in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. He is an associate editor of Statistics in Medicine, a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for Science Translational Medicine, a member of the Faculty of 1000 Medicine, and a member of the policy advisory board for the Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. Professor Hareell is the author of the book Regression Modeling Strategies, second edition (Springer 2015).


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