Data/Methods Seminar

Data/Methods Seminar

Writing Your Mixed Methods Research for Publication

Thu, July 14, 2016 8:00 am to Fri, July 15, 2016 5:00 pm

University of Michigan North Campus Research Complex

Improve your mixed methods manuscript in this engaging, interactive participatory mixed methods workshop! Bring to the workshop a manuscript in progress or a completed project ready to write up for publication. Learn about latest advances in mixed...

Introduction to OptumInsight Insurance Claims Data

Tue, June 28, 2016 10:00 am to 11:00 am

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, South Atrium

Join the IHPI Data & Methods Hub team as they provide an introduction to the OptumInsight claims database. This data resource, available to all IHPI members, provides access to insurance claims data from 61 million unique patients spanning the...

Introduction to Survival Analysis Using Stata

Thu, October 13, 2016 9:00 am to 11:00 am

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, Room G065

This will be a two-part presentation. First Hour This talk will provide an introduction to the concepts of survival analysis and demonstrate how to perform these analyses using Stata. The topics will include time-to-event data, censoring, Kaplan-...

Bayesian Multilevel/Longitudinal Models Using Stata

Fri, October 14, 2016 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, Research Auditorium (please note room change)

This talk will provide a conceptual introduction to multilevel/longitudinal modeling from a frequentist perspective followed by an introduction to the concepts and jargon of Bayesian statistics. We will then combine these two ideas and demonstrate...

An Introduction to Conjoint Analysis

Mon, November 14, 2016 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, South Atrium

Conjoint analysis is a methodology originally developed in marketing economics to measure preferences for new consumer products and is a valuable tool for measuring public and patient preferences for health interventions. Open to all IHPI members...

OptumInsight Poster Session, Q&A Panel, and Introduction to New Data

Fri, January 20, 2017 8:30 am to 12:00 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, South Atrium

Please join us for a poster session highlighting some of the great research your fellow IHPI investigators have completed using the OptumInsight data. The poster session will open with a 90-minute presentation from OptumInsight staff members...

Difference-in-difference Design Implementation and Limitations

Fri, February 3, 2017 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, South Atrium

Difference-in-differences (DID) designs are commonly used to evaluate the changes in outcomes associated with health care policy implementation. The basic definition of a DID design is “the difference in the pre-post mean for the treatment group...

An Introduction to R for Health Policy Researchers

Fri, March 10, 2017 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, South Atrium

R is an environment for statistical computing and graphics suitable for routine data analysis while retaining the flexibility and control of a programming language. In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the structure of R through...

Medicare and Medicaid Data, What You Need to Know

Thu, April 13, 2017 10:00 am to 11:00 am

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 10, South Atrium

The IHPI Data Hub houses many types of Medicare and Medicaid data. Medicare covers about 55 million aged and disabled populations while Medicaid covers low-income populations. This seminar provides an introduction to these two types of insurance. A...