Organised by the School of Public Health, SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur.
About the Course
The one-week training programme is designed to develop skills in the design of Case-control and cohort research studies Following topics will be covered.
Design and Logic of case control studies and Cohort studies
Incidence measures and measures of Risk
Study base principles and principles in the selection of control
Odds Ratio (OR), Equivalence of OR and Relative Risk
Biases & Confounding- criteria for confounder
Types of case control studies: Nested case control, Case-cohort, density case controls
Critical review of Case control studies papers.
About the Faculty
Dr. Rajan R Patil is a Sr Epidemiologist, with over 15 years of academic experience in Epidemiology and Public Health. He is specialized in Epidemiology from CMC Vellore and has a Ph.D. in Public Health. He has been a consultant epidemiologist to UNDP and WHO Disease surveillance programme. He has been instrumental in designing and developing Epidemiology course curriculum for graduate and postgraduate/ masters programme at the university level.
Registration fee: Rs,5,000/-. Click here to know more
Faculty, Postgraduate students, Health Researchers/ clinicians/Nurses/veterinarians/ and anybody involved with health care research.