How imperfect can a study be? | University of Oxford

How imperfect can a study be?

Speaker
Professor Alan Silman
Event date
Event time
17:30 - 18:30
Venue
Oxford University Department for Continuing Education
Rewley House
1 Wellington Square
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 2JA
Event type
Lectures and seminars
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

How imperfect can a study be?

Professor Alan Silman is an epidemiologist and a rheumatologist and is the co-author of “Epidemiological Studies: A Practical Guide”, which is the recommended textbook for the module ‘Introduction to Study Design and Research Methods’

Alan Silman is currently Professor of Musculoskeletal Health at the University of Oxford. He was Director of the UK's Arthritis Research Epidemiology Unit in Manchester from 1988-2006, and then Medical Director of Arthritis Research UK, before moving to Oxford to take up his current position.

He has published over 500 articles in the broad field of arthritis and musculoskeletal disease epidemiology.

This talk is being held as part of the Introduction to Study Design and Research Methods module, which is part of the MSc in Evidence-Based Health Care.

This is a free event and members of the public are welcome to attend.