Statistics for Assessment of Occupational Exposures and Health Outcomes

29th November – 1st December 2022
Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo, Norway

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About this course

This course aims to give a focused insight of the application of necessary statistical methods for research in the occupational exposure and health field.

It intends to give a basis for sound and efficient treatment and analysis of data of exposure and health outcomes.

Course Summary

29th November – 1st December 2022
Onsite Course
Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo, Norway
Deadline 27th of October 2022
EUR 720-920 (depending on day package)
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Price information

The price of the course consists of the course fee of EUR 500
and the day package of choice.

Day package I

This package includes:

  • conference facilities and technical equipment
  • course material
  • coffees, lunches
  • dinners and the social program on Wednesday

We strongly encourage you to take part in the social program, as this is a vital part of the NIVA course experience. We believe in the power of networking and strive to create an inspiring possibility for that through the social program.

The total price of the course is EUR 920 (course fee EUR 500 + day package fee I EUR 420).

420

Day package II

This package includes:

  • conference facilities and technical equipment
  • course material
  • coffees, lunches

Kindly note that the day package II does not include dinners nor the social program.

The total price of the course is EUR 720 (course fee EUR 500 + day package fee II EUR 220).

220

Accommodation

28th of November – 1st of December 2022 at Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Oslo, Norway

To book a room from the block kindly make the reservation directly via the hotel’s website here using the booking code “NIVA22” (available until 6.11.2022).

The room price for a double room is NOK 1995/night (approx. EUR 190/night) including breakfast.

The block reservation will be available until 6th of November 2022.

Approx. EUR 190 / night (1995 NOK)

Course objectives

The intent of the course is to give participants thorough knowledge of the statistical tools necessary to make the right decisions when:

  • planning studies of occupational exposures and health effects
  • assessing exposure and/or health effects
  • assigning exposure estimates for epidemiological use
  • analysing exposure-response relationships

Main topics

  • Design and planning of the study
  • Data quality
  • Quantitative exposure assessment
  • Time series, longitudinal data analyses, linear/logistic mixed models
  • Associations between exposures and health outcomes
  • Use of multiple exposure parameter and multiple response parameters

Target group

  • Researchers, PhD students and postdocs in the field of occupational exposure and health

Subject background

In order to elucidate the exposure-response relationships in the occupational health field, there is a need for more research that includes exposure and health effect measurements in the same study.

Thorough planning and use of appropriate statistical tools in such studies will contribute in bringing the field to the research front and have large impact on the working health. Courses in statistical tools are necessary to achieve this.


General course fee and cancellation information

The courses and workshops vary in price. Please note that the course fee does not cover meals or accommodation. The course fee and day-package fee are invoiced after the registration deadline.

Travel arrangements

Please refrain from booking any travel tickets until we have confirmed the course. The confirmation, which will be sent at the latest after the registration deadline, will include detailed information on the payment of the course fee and day-packages, as well as information on practical arrangements. Please note that you are not insured by NIVA.

Cancellation policy

Cancellations received by 27th of October 2022: full refund
Cancellations received by 28th of October 2022 or later: no refund

The total price of the course will be invoiced after the registration deadline.

The price is subject to minor changes.


Contact person

Course leader

Anne Straumfors
Lead Research Professor
STAMI – National Institute of Occupational Health
Norway
email: anne.straumfors@stami.no

In practical matters, please contact:

Project Manager
Morten Jakobsen
NIVA
email: morten.jakobsen@niva.org

Course leader

Anne Straumfors

  • Lead Research Professor, National Institute of Occupational Health, NO

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