Workshops (Research or Educational)
Pre-conference / On-site Methods Workshops
Methods Workshop Pre-reading Materials
Past Methods Workshops
An Introductory R Guide for Targeted Maximum Likelihood Estimation in Medical Research (organized together with Hanna Frank), 2021 R/Medicine Virtual Conference, August 24, 2021. [36 participants for live session; recording open to all conference delegates]
Understanding Propensity Score Matching; CSEB 2021 Virtual Conference, June 3, 2021 [11 participants].
Applying Propensity Score Approaches to Complex Survey Data Analyses; International Conference on Applied Statistics 2019, Dhaka, Bangladesh (26th December, 2019). [59 participants]
Propensity Score Analysis in the Context of Complex Survey Data; Atlantic Causal Inference Conference, May 22 2019, Montreal [16 participants].
Guide to Applying Propensity Score Methods in a Complex Survey Data Context, SPH 1500, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver (May 7th, 2019). [39 participants] Webinar
Methods Webinar Pre-reading Materials
Past Methods Webinars
A Practical Introduction to Propensity Score Analysis using R, Webinar for the Canadian Statistics Student Society, Sept 30, 2020 (Invited Webinar,
Methods Speaker Series at the Therapeutics Initiative, UBC).
Introduction to Causal Inference: Propensity Score Analysis in Healthcare Data, Webinar for Population Data BC (in partnership with
IC/ES), May 14th, 2020 (Invited Webinar)
Comparing approaches for Confounding Adjustment in Secondary Database Analyses: High-Dimensional Propensity Score versus two machine learning algorithms, Drug Safety and Effectiveness Cross-Disciplinary Training / Drug Safety and Effectiveness Network (DSECT/DSEN) Monthly Seminar Series, Online Seminar, Mar 23, 2017
100 registered nationwide, which is the maximum limit accommodated by the seminar organizers.
Software Training Events
R Graph Essentials (2013), Packt Publishing, ISBN: 1782165460, ISBN 13: 9781782165460. Total tutorial time: 1 hour 53 minutes.
SAS introductory course designed for online educational site
shikkhok.com (This educational site is a recipient of 2013 Google RISE Award from Asia Pacific region; 491 students). Software Workshops
Network Meta-analysis Basics with R examples, Stats group meeting, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, May 29, 2017 [32 participants]
Introductory SAS Statistical Software Workshop. Brain Research Centre conference centre,
Western Pacific endMS Research & Training Centre, University of British Columbia Hospital, Vancouver, 2013.
Statistical capabilities of Julia - An almost nontechnical overview for statisticians. Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, 2013. Getting started with Stata. Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, 2013.
How to pet
BUGS (WinBUGS, and related). Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, 2012.
Related videos on Bayesian Computation:
Introductory R Statistical Software Workshop. Brain Research Centre conference centre,
Western Pacific endMS Research & Training Centre, University of British Columbia Hospital, Vancouver, 2012. Workshop on Stata.
UBC Pharmacoepidemiology in Multiple Sclerosis Research Group, Brain Research Centre conference centre, University of British Columbia Hospital, Vancouver, 2012.