Introduction to Research Methods in the Era of the Internet Workshop

Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan

Day 1: July 9, 2012

Day 2: July 10, 2012

 

Day 3: July 11, 2012

Day 4: July 12, 2012

Day 5: July 13, 2012

Faculty members: Ronald LaPorte, PhD, Janice Dorman, PhD, Thomas Songer, PhD, Faina Linkov, PhD, Eugene Shubnikov, MD, Eugene Tseytlin,MSc, Philip LaFleur, MSc

Organizing committee: A. Sharman , Zh. Zhumadilov, R. Issayeva, Sh. Askarova , Sh. Adambekov

Time

Activity

Lecture title

Room

9.00 – 9.50

Charles Gilman

Keynote: Science in Kazakhstan: From the Outside In

3.323

10.00 – 10.50

 

Tom Songer

Introduction to Biostatistics: Data Collection. Descriptive Statistics

3.323

11.00 – 11.15

Coffee break

Balcony 4th floor 3rd block

 

11.15 – 12.00

Philip la Fleur

Measures of Effect: An Introduction

3.323

12.00 – 13.00

Ron LaPorte

How to write a scientific paper

3.323

13.00 – 14.00

Lunch

Cafeteria 5th block

 

14.00 – 14.50

Faina Linkov

Epidemiologic transition

3.323

15.00 – 15.50

Ron LaPorte

Innovativeness and creativity

3.323

16.00 – 16.50

Eugene Tseytlin

Computer lab: reference management software (Endnote Zotero) and use of pubmed/google scholar

2.522

17.00 – 18.00

Group work: breakout sessions: Methods to test hypotheses

Rooms 3.310, 3.303, 3.328 and 3.330
Discuss study implementation (use multicenter setting, as appropriate)

 

 

Supercourse of Science video

Science Supercourse

First BA Regional Workshop on the Epidemiology of Diabetes & Other Non-Communicable Diseases lectures

 

CAREN

Biostatistics Course

Statistics Course

Chronic Disease Epidemiology Supercourse

Disclaimer: Lectures may not be the exact lectures presented, but some slides were chosen from the Supercourse www.pitt.edu/~super1

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