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Explore what the Population Health Data Analysis Certificate (PHDA) can do for you!

Designed for those who work in health or social sciences fields, this program provides an excellent opportunity to revitalize your current career, earn professional development credits* or get started in a rapidly diversifying field. This unique program offers:

  • A flexible, fully online format
  • A diverse set of analytic courses
  • *Applied Pro D training
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Communicating Science During a Pandemic: Lessons for and from an Epidemiologist

Dr. Raywat Deonandan

Presented by: Dr. Raywat Deonandan
Date: Tuesday, May 24th, 2022 from 1pm to 3pm EST

Raywat Deonandan is an Epidemiologist and Associate Professor with the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa, as well as a Senior Fellow with Massey College at the University of Toronto. He is a former Chief Scientist with the Canadian federal government, and has received multiple awards for his writing, journalism, and public engagement. During the COVID-19 pandemic, he has been a ubiquitous voice in national and international media.

The recording of this webinar is now available to all CSEB members through the membership portal.

2022 SORA-TABA Annual Workshop & DLSPH Biostatistics Research Day: Regression Diagnostics

Presented by: Professor Emeritus John Fox
Dates: Thursday & Friday May 19th & 20th, 2022 from 11:00am – 5:00pm EDT

“Regression diagnostics” are methods for determining whether a regression model fit to data adequately represents the data. This workshop will present diagnostics for linear models fit by least squares, for generalized-linear models fit by maximum likelihood, for linear and generalized-linear mixed-effects models, and for linear regression models estimated by instrumental variables. Learn more.

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Student Conferences
2014 Student Conference | May 9-10, 2014

McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario

2013 Student Conference | June 22-23, 2013

Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Newfoundland

2012 Student Conference | May 13-14, 2012

University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

2011 Student Conference | June 19-20, 2011

McGill University & Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec

2010 Student Conference | May 27-28, 2010

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario

2009 Student Conference | May 27-28, 2010

University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario

2008 Student Conference

Brock University, St. Catherines, Ontario

2007 Student Conference

University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta

2006 Student Conference

University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario

Geographic Information Systems in Epidemiology and Public Health: A Tool for Integration and Innovation | January 19, 2016
Careers in Epidemiology & Biostatistics – Preparing for the Job Market | October 8, 2015
Infectious Disease Modeling – A Practical Introduction | February 9 & 10, 2015
The Use of Meta-Analysis to Support Policy Decision Making: Concepts and Applications | December 3, 4, & 5, 2014
An Overview of the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging | September 29, 2014
Dollars and Sense: Using Health Economics to Inform Policy Decisions |October 16 & 17, 2014
An Introduction to Social Epidemiology | November 3 & 4, 2014
Publishing and Predatory Journals | November 13, 2014
Using Infographics to Communicate Health Research and Information | May 20th, 2014
An Introduction to International Health: An Interdisciplinary Perspective | April 29th, 2014
Survival Analysis (General) & Survival Analysis For Population-Based Cancer Datasets | February 18-20, 2014
Op-Ed Writing for Epidemiologists & Biostatisticians | March 11, 2014
Using Observational Data in Research:  Using the Propensity Score to Adjust for Bias | March 19, 2014
Introduction to the Use of Administrative and Observational Data in Health Services Research
Direct Visualizations of the Mechanics of Bayesian and Frequentist Methods: A Virtual Meccano Set to Directly Represent and Analyse Observations 
Big Questions in Cancer Epidemiology: ‘Confounding’ Our Future
Eco-Epidemiology: Connecting Ecosystem Health to Human Health
Biennial Conferences
2021 Virtual Conference| June 1-3, 2021

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2019 CSEB Biennial National Conference| May 13-15, 2019

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2017 CSEB Biennial National Conference| May 30 - June 2, 2017

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2016 Student Conference
Winnipeg | June 8-10, 2016

The Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatistics National Student Conference Hosted by the Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba

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