Advanced Methods Journal Club

The Center for Evidence Synthesis in Health will host monthly advanced methods journal clubs to promote engagement and scholarship in evidence synthesis methods. These sessions are open to all members of the Brown University community. 

Material for journal club sessions can be found here.

Date

Presenter and Title

Discussion Material

RSVP

Thursday, May 4, 2017

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room 331

Dale Steele, M.D.Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice

Lecture Title: Decision Aids in Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Rules for all or models for one?

CalACEP PECARN Cards

Kupperman

Prediction vs Classification

secondary reading

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Thursday, May  11, 2017

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room 247

 

Thomas Trikalinos, M.D Ph.D. Associate Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice  and Alexandra Ellis, Grad RA

 

Lecture Title: 

Using Emulators to Facilitate the Development, Calibration, and Deployment of Complex Mathematical Models

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room TBA

 

Andrew Zullo, PharmD, PhD                                                                              Investigator in Health Services, Policy and Practice

Lecture Title: TBA

Thursday, July 20

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room TBA

 

Stacey Springs,  PhD                                                                                        Investigator in Health Services, Policy and Practice

Lecture Title: TBA

Thursday, August 31

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room TBA

George D. Papandonatos,  PhD               Associate Professor of Biostatistics (Research)

Lecture Title: Systematic Review and Meta Analyses on the FTO Genotype and Weight Loss

CESH Lecture Series: Translating test research into practice

Brian H Willis, MRC Scientist at the Institute of Applied Health Research in the University of Birmingham, UK,  and Center for Evidence Synthesis in Health visiting scholar will lead a four part lecture series. 

For each lecture, lunch will be provided. Please RSVP.

For abstract information, click here. 

Tuesday, May  30, 2017

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room 375

Part 1:   Challenges to translating test research into practice: why may estimates of a test’s performance vary between studies?

Thursday, June  1, 2017

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room 331

Part 2:   Tailoring test research to clinical practice


Monday, June  5, 2017

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm

Room 375

Part 3:   Measuring the validity of univariate meta-analyses in practice?

Wednesday, June  7, 2017

12:30 pm- 1:30 pm

Room 375

Part 4:   A Constrained Bayesian model for Tailored meta-analysis

 

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