Meta-analysis has become a major tool in medical and public
health research. There are over 30 journal publications every day w
ith " meta-analysis" in the abstract or as a keyword. We can rarely
make a causal conclusion from just one study. So we need ways to
assess causal evidence integrating evidence from several or many
studies. Meta-analysis can help us do this.
The workshop will examine the critical role metaanalysis can
play in causal inference from health studies. Participants will
have a handson experience in conducting and interpreting a
metaanalysis using Excel spreadsheets and data from a set of
DATE: Wednesday 12 September 2018, 9am -
VENUE: Executive Seminar Suite, Wellington
COST: $50 (including morning and afternoon
More information available here.
To register or for further information, please contact: Barry
or Mathu Shanthakumar (firstname.lastname@example.org)