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Causal inference: Learning what works

HEFUU’s 7th Annual mini-course
8-9 June, 2020 in Uppsala
Causal inference: Learning what works
Professor Migual Hernan, Harvard University

Health Economic Forum at Uppsala University (HEFUU) invites researchers and doctoral students – both from medical and social sciences – to a course on causal inference from epidemiological and medical perspective with Professor Miguel Hernan, Harvard University. The objective of the course is to learn how to determine “what works” using data from observational and randomized studies.

Professor Hernan is a leading academic in the interplay between causal inference and machine learning. His research is focused on learning what works for the treatment and prevention of diseases like cancer, cardiovascular disease, and HIV infection. He has an interest in how to generate, analyze, and interpret data to guide health policy and clinical decisions.

More information on the mini course and to register.