HEDS is part of the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the University of Sheffield. We undertake research, teaching, training and consultancy on all aspects of health related decision science, with a particular emphasis on health economics, HTA and evidence synthesis.

Thursday, 25 July 2013

CWiPP workshop on the dynamics of childhood wellbeing

Well that’s the short version. The full description of the CWiPP workshop  is “an informal workshop on quantitative research methods of the dynamics of childhood wellbeing and the effects of growing up in poverty”.

There will be four 10-15 minute informal talks, followed by discussion.

Speakers and rough topics:
  1. Andy Dickerson and Gurleen Popli (Economics): (systems of) regressions and structural equation modelling
  2. Robin Purshouse (Automatic Control and Systems Engineering): Agent-based approaches to modelling social systems
  3. Richard Rowe (Psychology): behaviour genetics
  4. Mark Tomlinson (Sociology): neural network analysis

Date/time: Thursday 1st August, 2-4pm

Place: ICoSS Glass meeting room

Places are limited - please register by email (wellbeing@sheffield.ac.uk).

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