SERdigital

Semi-Annual web meeting featuring a dynamic plenary between two leading epidemiologists and three live oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts. Participants are encouraged to participate individually or organize a viewing party at their institution.

 

 

Representative sampling is overrated.
AGREE OR DISAGREE?

November 10, 2017
12:00 – 2:30pm EST 

PRESENTER

“Representativeness is important”

Sandro Galea, MD, DrPH
Dean
Robert A Knox Professor
School of Public Health
Boston University

 

PRESENTER

“Representativeness should be avoided”

John Gallacher, PhD
Director, MRC Dementias Platform UK
Professor of Cognitive Health
University of Oxford

MODERATOR

J. Michael Oakes, Ph.D.
Division of Epidemiology
University of Minnesota

 

Denmark

“Even though it was 9 pm. in Denmark when the conference ended several of us stayed to discuss further on the topic – a discussion that is continuing today.” – Aarhus University Participants!