Manchester Digital Epidemiology Summer School

17 - 19 July 2019

Hosted by the Centre for Epidemiology Versus Arthritis

Manchester, UK

The Centre for Epidemiology Versus Arthritis is organising the second Manchester Digital Epidemiology Summer School. During this exciting 3-day course, participants will learn all about how to capture and use digital health data to support high-quality epidemiological research.

The programme covers opportunities, challenges and methods across a variety of data types: from data in electronic health records to data collected through smartphones and wearable devices. An internationally renowned and multidisciplinary faculty will deliver interactive seminars on cutting-edge methods for collecting and analysing digital data in the context of epidemiological studies. They will use real-life examples to demonstrate these methods in action.

Confirmed Speakers


Prof Will Dixon,
The University of Manchester

Dr John McBeth,
The University of Manchester

Dr Sabine van der Veer,
The University of Manchester

Dr Elin Haf Davies,

Prof Ian Douglas,
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Prof Rachel Dunscombe,
NHS Digital Academy

Yama Farooq,
University of Oxford

Prof David Ford,
Swansea University

Dr Thomas House,
The University of Manchester

Nigel Hughes,

Ben James,

Dr Mark Lunt,
The University of Manchester

Jonathan Moshinsky,

Prof Goran Nenadic,
The University of Manchester

Prof Niels Peek,
The University of Manchester

Dr Justin Phillips,

Prof Dani Prieto-Alhambra,
University of Oxford

Dr John Rigg,

Prof Caroline Sanders,
The University of Manchester

Dr Tessa Strain,
University of Cambridge

Dr Rachel Williams,

Who is this course for?

Epidemiologists; Population health researchers; Health data scientists; Health informaticians; Clinicians with an interest in epidemiology and/or data science.

Delegates from academic, industry and other backgrounds are welcome.

How much will it cost?

£225 for 1 day, £425 for 2 days and £600 for 3 days.

All fees include registration, lunch and course materials.

Register here

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