22 August, 2016 - 2016 international population data linkage conference
In collaboration with The Administrative Data Research Network (ADRN) and the International Population Data Linkage Network (IPDLN), The Farr Institute of Health Informatics Research is pleased to announce the 2016 International Population Data Linkage Conference, taking place at Swansea University Bay Campus, Wales from 22-26 August 2016. Hosted by the current Director of the International Population Data Linkage Network (IPDLN) and Co-Deputy Director of the The Farr Institute Professor David V Ford, this unique international conference is designed to provide researchers, policy makers, practitioners, administrators, regulators, and data guardians with opportunities to learn more about the cutting edge population data linkage work that is underway across the world.
Location: The Great Hall, Swansea University Bay Campus, Fabian Way Wales, UK, Crymlyn Burrows, SA1 8EN and SA1 8EP
Contact: Conference organising team
Phone: Please email
12 September, 2016 - Research methods course - UCL Department of Infection and Population Health
The UCL Department of Infection and Population Health are thrilled to advertise their annual Research Methods Course which is run by The Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research and is taught by leading researchers from UCL. This intensive course is designed for doctors, nurses, healthcare workers and researchers with an interest in Sexual Health, HIV, Infectious Diseases and other medical specialties wishing to develop their research skills. Prior experience in research and statistics is an advantage but not essential. The course aims to teach the following: • Principles of formulating a research question and designing a project; • Qualitative, quantitative, biostatistical and epidemiological research methods; • A practical guide to research governance, ethical approval and good practice in research; • How to critically appraise scientific literature; • Presenting at conferences and getting papers published. To register an interest, please email Lydia Clinton.
Location: UCL Centre for Sexual Health and HIV Research, Bloomsbury, London,
Contact: Lydia Clinton
Phone: +44 (0)20 3108 2084
12 September, 2016 - UCL - Alan Turing Institute Townhall meeting
Time: 14:00:00 - 18:00:00
UCL is a founding member of the Alan Turning Institute, the national institute for data science. The institute's research will be encompass a diverse range of areas including computational sciences, mathematical sciences, health and life sciences, smart cities, financial services, technology, engineering, social sciences, and defence & security. Join us to learn about the opportunities that are available for UCL researchers from all faculties and to make the most of the opportunities in the future. It is suitable for researchers who use data science, computational science and digital technologies in their research.
Location: B40, Darwin Building, access via Malet Place, London, WC1E 6BT
Contact: Louise Chisholm
22 February, 2017 - 3rd Digital Behaviour Change Conference 2017
The UCL Centre for Behaviour Change, in collaboration with the UCL Institute for Digital Health, is delighted to confirm its third behaviour change conference. World-renowned academic experts will be joining key members of the public health and technology sectors for insightful seminars, panel discussions and more across a variety of topics. We will be welcoming submissions for talks, poster sessions, workshops and technology demonstrations from July. More information coming soon!
Location: Senate House, Malet Street, London, WX1E 7HU
Contact: UCL Centre for Behaviour Change
Phone: Please email