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ANOVA/GLMs with SPSS 

This one-day course will introduce delegates to the basic principles of ANOVA, and how to choose, run, interpret, and report a variety of ANOVA models. The course takes a hands-on approach to learning, with SPSS software used for demonstration and practice throughout. More...

Starts: Feb 10, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Laser

GOSH Laser Course

This will be a great opportunity to learn about the use of lasers, laser physics and safety. You will learn from the vast experience of various renowned lecturers speaking at the course. Lectures include use of laser on ethnic skin and the role of nurses and psychosocial teams.  More...

Starts: Feb 10, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Dermatology

GOSH Paediatric Dermatology Course

2 day model - Interactive element for self-assessment
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Starts: Feb 11, 2016 9:00:00 AM

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Introduction to Bayesian Analysis

This one day course focuses on the principles of Bayesian analysis with the aim to enable participants to apply Bayesian methods on their own research and understand other people’s results via Bayesian analysis. More...

Starts: Feb 17, 2016 12:00:00 AM

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Overview of Regressions with R

This two half-day course provides an overview of the most commonly applied types of regression modelling and their application in R. More...

Starts: Feb 18, 2016 12:00:00 AM

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Reliability and Validity 

This one-day course offers an introduction to the principles, methods of assessment, and the appropriateness of statistical analyses for different types of measurement validity and reliability. Particular focus is given to statistical assessment of reliability over time, context and rater. More...

Starts: Feb 24, 2016 9:30:00 AM

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Analysis of 2x2 Tables

This workshop aims to demystify the range of statistics that can be used to summarise the associations between two binary variables. We move on from the standard chi-square test to investigate other options that may yield more useful information. More...

Starts: Mar 2, 2016 12:00:00 AM

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Introduction to Dealing with Missing Data

This course looks at the problem of missing data in research studies in detail. Reasons and different types of missing data are discussed as well as bad and good methods of dealing with them. More...

Starts: Mar 8, 2016 10:00:00 AM

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Sample size estimation and power calculations

This one day course gives the basics of sample size estimation. It will be of use to those embarking on a research project and who are perhaps trying to complete ethics and grant application forms. Both precision and power estimation approaches are covered. More...

Starts: Mar 9, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Child

British Paediatric Otolaryngology Course

This is a highly successful course for consultants and senior trainees covering all aspects of paediatric otolaryngology. The strength of this course lies in the expert and highly experienced faculty with the leading paediatric otolaryngologists from all over the UK.  More...

Starts: Mar 10, 2016 8:30:00 AM

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Introduction to Regression Analysis

This two half-day course provides an overview of different regression types and details the application of multiple linear regression. Ideas are built up from simple to more complex models. On the second day, analysis of a particular dataset is considered and sample software outputs viewed and interpreted More...

Starts: Mar 14, 2016 9:00:00 AM

OWL

Otto Wolff Lecture: "Integrating physical and mental health care: evidence-into-practice across the lifespan"

Part of the Otto Wolff Lecture series 2016. More...

Starts: Mar 14, 2016 1:00:00 PM

Stats Courses

Multilevel Data Analysis using R

The aim of this workshop is to provide an introduction to multilevel research design and data analysis using the R statistical environment.
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Starts: Mar 18, 2016 12:00:00 AM

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Introduction to Logistic regression

This one day course focuses on understanding the principles of logistic regression via the notions of odds/odds ratios and transformations. How good the given model is will be discussed and ways of improving it. More...

Starts: Mar 18, 2016 9:30:00 AM

CITY 2016

Cardiology in the Young 2016

Cardiology in the Young is the Great Ormond Street Hospital Cardiac Unit’s flagship  annual international paediatric cardiac conference.
This lecture-based interactive conference is attended by paediatric cardiologists, surgeons, nurses, intensivists, anaesthetists, paediatricians, sonographers, perfusionists and all those involved in the care of neonates, children and young adults with cardiovascular disease from centres around the world. More...

Starts: Mar 21, 2016 8:00:00 AM

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Introduction to Survival/Time-to-event Data Analysis

This one-day course introduces the concept of modelling time-to event data, commonly known as survival analysis. Log-rank tests and Cox proportional hazard regression models are used to determine associations between different factors and the event occurring. More...

Starts: Apr 6, 2016 9:30:00 AM

General conference

Introduction to Applied Genomics 2016

Are you involved in managing or recruiting patients with genetic conditions? This course is an introduction to how Genomics applies to your clinical practice. More...

Starts: Apr 7, 2016 9:00:00 AM

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Introduction to Research Methods and Statistics

This five-day course offers a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental aspects of research methods and statistics. From study design, data types, and graphs, through to choice and interpretation of statistical tests, with particular focus on standard errors, confidence intervals and p-values. More...

Starts: Apr 11, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Nephrology urology

Continuing Education Programme in Paediatric Nephrology 2016

This 4 and a half day course will have different symposiums and workshops that will increase knowledge and understanding in the area of nephrology. More...

Starts: Apr 18, 2016 8:30:00 AM

Stats Courses

Introduction to SPSS

This one-day course offers an introduction to the uses and functions of the statistical software SPSS including data entry and editing, and the basics of analyses and graphs. The course is ideally suited to those with little/no experience with SPSS, but basic knowledge of statistics is advantageous.
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Starts: Apr 20, 2016 9:30:00 AM

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Introduction to R

This one day course aims to familiarise participants with the R interface and the R language, in order to enable them to conduct statistical analysis; from reading in their datasets to performing all mainstream statistical tests. More...

Starts: Apr 21, 2016 9:30:00 AM

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Critical Appraisal

In this one day workshop we consider how to critically appraise research papers. Each section in a paper is covered in turn and there is much emphasis on evaluating the collection and analysis of data as described by the authors. Widely available critical appraisal sheets are discussed. More...

Starts: Apr 27, 2016 9:30:00 AM

OWL

Otto Wolff Lecture

Part of the Otto Wolff Lecture series 2016. More...

Starts: May 5, 2016 1:00:00 PM

OWL

Otto Wolff Lecture

Part of the Otto Wolff Lecture series 2016. More...

Starts: May 19, 2016 4:00:00 PM

Nasendoscopy

Nasendoscopy Training for SLTs on Speech & Velopharyngeal Function

Nasendoscopy is one of the gold standard methods of assessment of speech difficulties associated with velopharyngeal dysfunction and falls within the remit of speech and language therapists.  More...

Starts: Jun 14, 2016 9:00:00 AM

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