Health Workshop

The ExIStA Health Workshop was held on Tuesday 6th November 2012 from 4-7pm in the Poldhu room within the Kay building (No 24. on the campus map).

The event comprised a series of three 30-minute presentations followed by refreshments and an opportunity to meet other participants.



16:00 - 16:10 Nick Osborne (PCMD)

Introduction by event organiser.

16.10 - 16.50 Gemma Hobson and Simon Chant (Devon NHS)

Health visiting caseload survey.

Slides available here: Hobson&Chant.pdf

16.50 - 17.30 Peter Freeman (NDA Regulatory)

The statistical content of the regulatory framework for approval of new drugs.

17.30 - 18.10 Christophe Sarran (Met Office)

Meteorological analysis of symptom data for people with seasonal affective disorder.

Slides available here: Sarran.pdf


18.10 - 19.00 Wine and cheese

Linking statisticians and the medical professionals.


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