One Day Pharmacoepidemiology Course (London, United Kingdom - June 23, 2017) - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pharmacoepidemiology" conference to their offering.

This course will provide you with an understanding of the basic principles of pharmacoepidemiology together with their practical application. It will also include sources of data for the conduct of pharmacoepidemiology studies and a practical workshop.

This limitation, a unique feature for all of our seminars, will give participants the opportunity for a thorough discussion of the complex issues to be covered by the programme.

Please Note: events may be cancelled due to commercial or organisational reasons. In this case Research and Markets will refund all registration fees which have already been paid.

Research and Markets will not refund any charges arising from the participant having to cancel or re-book transportation or accommodation which he or she has arranged.

Who Should Attend:

The course is aimed at personnel in pharmacovigilance departments, drug information and regulatory affairs departments, drug safety officers and pharmaceutical physicians as well as pharmacovigilance personnel working at regulatory agencies.

Agenda:

Origins of epidemiology and basic principles

- Where pharmacoepidemiology fits in

- Some practical applications of pharmacoepidemiology

Study designs and uses of Observational studies in Pharmacovigilance?

- Why might we need observational research in pharmacovigilance

- What designs are best for which question

Important Factors

- Sample size

- Data Mining?

- N of 1

Data Sources and Data Linkage

- UK, Europe, USA and the rest of the world

- One study or separate studies

Bias and confounding?

- Validity - internal and external

- Bias - have we made a systematic error

- Confounding - what else might have caused the result

Non drug safety P-epi

- Drug utilisation

- P-economics

- Real world

Case Study

For more information about this conference visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/p576gd/pharmacoepidemiolo

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Pharmaceuticals

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Related Topics: Pharmaceuticals