Modern demographic methods in epidemiology with R

University of Edinburgh, Centre for Population Health Sciences, 26-29 August 2014

The course will give an overview of modern demographic methods in epidemiology, including a practical training in analysis and reporting study results both in tabular and graphical form with R
The practical exercises will be based on the free computer program R, for which a number of packages for epidemiology are available.
The Epi package for R will be used in this course. Participants should bring their own computer.
Formally no prior knowledge of R is required, a short introduction is given, but please see to it that you have all the relevant paraphernalia installed on your computer as indicated at the bottom of this page, particularly if you are not familiar with R.
Last updated 21 August 2014, BxC