Workshops

Pre-conference / On-site Methods Workshops

Methods Workshop Pre-reading Materials

Future Methods Workshops

  1. Applying Propensity Score Methods in a Large Healthcare Data Analysis Context, Western Canadian Universities Big Data Health Conference, March 26-27, 2020 (proposal accepted, conference postponed due to COVID-19, new date to be updated).
  2. Propensity Score Analysis in the Context of Complex Survey Data, Society for Epidemiologic Research, 53rd Annual Meeting, 2020, Boston (Proposal accepted).

Past Methods Workshops

  1. Applying Propensity Score Approaches to Complex Survey Data Analyses; International Conference on Applied Statistics 2019, Dhaka, Bangladesh (26th December, 2019). [59 participants]
  2. Propensity Score Analysis in the Context of Complex Survey Data; Atlantic Causal Inference Conference, May 22 2019, Montreal [16 participants].
  3. 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

Future Methods Webinars

  1. Introduction to Propensity Score Methods, Webinar for the Canadian Statistics Student Society, Sept 30, 2020 (Invited Webinar, scheduled in the Methods Speaker Series at the Therapeutics Initiative, UBC).

Past Methods Webinars

  1. 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)
  1. 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

Software Training Events

Online Teaching

  1. R Graph Essentials (2013), Packt Publishing, ISBN: 1782165460, ISBN 13: 9781782165460. Total tutorial time: 1 hour 53 minutes.
  1. 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

  1. Network Meta-analysis Basics with R examples, Stats group meeting, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, May 29, 2017 [32 participants]
  2. Introductory SAS Statistical Software Workshop. Brain Research Centre conference centre, Western Pacific endMS Research & Training Centre, University of British Columbia Hospital, Vancouver, 2013.
  3. Statistical capabilities of Julia - An almost nontechnical overview for statisticians. Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, 2013.
  4. Getting started with Stata. Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, 2013.
  5. How to pet BUGS (WinBUGS, and related). Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, 2012.
  1. Introductory R Statistical Software Workshop. Brain Research Centre conference centre, Western Pacific endMS Research & Training Centre, University of British Columbia Hospital, Vancouver, 2012.
  2. Workshop on Stata. UBC Pharmacoepidemiology in Multiple Sclerosis Research Group, Brain Research Centre conference centre, University of British Columbia Hospital, Vancouver, 2012.