Bristol Medical School Short Courses in Population Health Sciences

Population Health Sciences offer a comprehensive programme of high quality intensive short courses in epidemiology, medical statistics, qualitative research, health economics, appraisal and synthesis of research, and health protection.

Our courses range in duration from one to five days. They are aimed at University staff and postgraduate students, public health specialists, health-care professionals and members of the pharmaceutical and medical device industry.

Course bookings have just opened and we are dealing with a very high volume of requests. Course pages will be updated in due course with the latest availability information.  

Course titleDatesTopic
Introduction to Statistics

12-16 November 2018

Medical Statistics;Show all
Introduction to R

22 November 2018

Epidemiology;Medical Research Design and Management;Genetic Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Statistical Computing;Informatics;Randomised Trials;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Health Economics;Qualitative Research;Show all
Introduction to Stata (A)

28-29 November 2018

Statistical Computing;Show all
Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis (A)

11-14 December 2018

Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Introduction to Research Governance

8-9 January 2019

Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Writing a Qualitative Paper (A)

24 January 2019

Qualitative Research;Show all
Introduction to Using Conversation Analysis to Study Health Care Encounters

28-29 January 2019

Qualitative Research;Show all
Analysis of Repeated Measures

30 January - 1 February 2019

Medical Statistics;Show all
Introduction to Epidemiology

4-8 February 2019

Epidemiology;Show all
Mendelian Randomization (A)

11-13 February 2019

Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Statistical Computing;Show all
Introduction to Diagnostic Research

14-15 February 2019

Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods (A)

25 February - 1 March 2019

Qualitative Research;Show all
Qualitative Research to Optimise Design and Conduct of Randomised Trials

4 March 2019

Randomised Trials;Qualitative Research;Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Questionnaire Design, Application and Data Interpretation

5-7 March 2019

Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Introduction to Stata (B)

12-13 March 2019

Statistical Computing;Show all
Multiple Imputation Methods to deal with Missing Data

14-15 March 2019

Medical Statistics;Show all
Improving your Stata: data management, publication-quality outputs, and automating tasks

18-20 March 2019

Statistical Computing;Show all
Epigenetic Epidemiology

1-3 April 2019

Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Show all
Advanced Epigenetic Epidemiology

4 April 2019

Genetic Epidemiology;Epidemiology;Informatics;Show all
Introduction to Economic Evaluation

24-26 April 2019

Health Economics;Show all
Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis (B)

7-10 May 2019

Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Advanced Multiple Imputation Methods to deal with Missing Data

17 May 2019

Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Statistical Computing;Health Economics;Show all
Essentials of Infectious Disease Modelling and Economic Evaluation

21-22 May 2019

Epidemiology;Medical Statistics; Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Health Economics;Show all
Introduction to Rates and Survival Analysis

23-24 May 2019

Epidemiology;Statistical Computing;Show all
Genetic Epidemiology

3-7 June 2019

Genetic Epidemiology;Show all
Introduction to Randomised Controlled Trials

10-14 June 2019

Medical Statistics;Randomised Trials;Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods (B)

17-21 June 2019

Qualitative Research;Show all
Writing a Qualitative Paper (B)

20 June 2019

Qualitative Research;Show all
Introduction to Linear and Logistic Regression Models

24-28 June 2019

Medical Statistics;Show all
Causal Inference in Epidemiology: Concepts and Methods

1-3 July 2019

Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Show all
Statistical Methods for Mediation Analysis

4-5 July 2019

Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Show all
Mendelian Randomization (B)

10-12 July 2019

Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Statistical Computing;Show all

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Some very clear explanations of concepts; excellent well-informed tutors; great location/room/biscuits! Excellent arrangements and very smoothly run course. Really improved my understanding of statistical concepts and theory.

Course feedback, November 2016

They [The Short Courses] are very good and the standard of teaching is always high

Course Feedback, April 2018
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