A 2-DAY SHORT COURSE: Introduction to the use of healthcare databases for population health research

Presented by the Institute for Translational Epidemiology (ITE) and the Center for Biostatistics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, this workshop will teach participants the nuts and bolts of obtaining and working with healthcare datasets for population health research. 

Participants will receive practical hands-on guidance on dataset availability, access and restrictions, and the IRB approval process.  Participants will learn how to link datasets and develop research questions, and will become familiar with the methodological and practical advantages of healthcare datasets. No prior experience working with healthcare data necessary.

  • When: April 27-28,2018
  • Where: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Format:  The course will meet from 9:00 to 5:00 each day with a 1-hour lunch break, with a mix of lectures and hands on exercises

Save on registration by taking advantage of the early bird pricing and Sinai employee discount. The deadline to do so is March 1, 2018.  

Sponsored by CONDUITS - CTSA of ISMMS, The Institutes for Translational Sciences

The Mount Sinai Conduits – Institutes for Translational Sciences enables the translation of basic scientific discoveries into clinical practice by creating an effective, efficient, and centralized administrative structure.