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 research students, public health specialists, health-care professionals and members of the pharmaceutical and medical device industry.

2021-2022 Short Courses

Course title

Date/s                            

Topic
Advanced Epigenetic Epidemiology (ONLINE) 12-13 May 2022 Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Informatics;Show all
Advanced Survival Analysis (ONLINE) 7 Jul 2022 Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Show all
Causal Inference in Epidemiology: Concepts and Methods (ONLINE)
15-17 Jun 2022 Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Show all
Designing and Conducting Pragmatic Randomised Controlled Trials (ONLINE) 27 Jun - 1 Jul 2022 Randomised Trials;Show all
Economic Evaluation Modelling Using R (ONLINE) 17-18 Feb 2022 Statistical Computing;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Health Economics;Show all
Epigenetic Epidemiology (ONLINE) 
9-11 May 2022 Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Informatics;Show all
Genetic Epidemiology A* (ONLINE, INTERNAL ONLY)
28 Feb - 4 Mar 2022 Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Show all
Genetic Epidemiology B* (IN PERSON)
11-15 Jul 2022 Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Show all
Improving your Stata: data management, publication-quality outputs, and automating tasks (ONLINE)
27-29 Apr 2022 Statistical Computing;Show all
Introduction to Data Visualisation and Web Applications Using R (ONLINE) 24-25 Mar 2022 Statistical Computing;Informatics;Show all
Introduction to Economic Evaluation (ONLINE)
2-4 Feb 2022 Health Economics;Show all
Introduction to Epidemiology (ONLINE)
17-21 Jan 2022 Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Randomised Trials;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Introduction to Linear and Logistic Regression Models (ONLINE) 4-8 Apr 2022 Medical Statistics;Show all
Introduction to Network Meta-Analysis (ONLINE) 16-20 May 2022 Medical Statistics;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods (ONLINE)
24-28 Jan 2022 Qualitative Research;Show all
Introduction to R (ONLINE)
13-14 Jan 2022 Statistical Computing;Show all
Introduction to Rates and Survival Analysis (ONLINE) 22-24 Jun 2022 Epidemiology;Statistical Computing;Show all
Introduction to Stata (ONLINE) 1-3 Dec 2021 Statistical Computing;Show all
Introduction to Statistics (ONLINE)
6-10 Dec 2021 Medical Statistics;Epidemiology;Show all
Introduction to Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis A* (ONLINE)
13-16 Dec 2021 Medical Statistics;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Introduction to Systematic Reviews and Meta-analysis B* (ONLINE) 7-10 Jun 2022 Medical Statistics;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Mendelian Randomization A* (ONLINE) 9-11 Feb 2022 Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Statistical Computing;Medical Research Design and Management;Health Economics;Randomised Trials;Informatics;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Mendelian Randomization B* (ONLINE)
4-6 May 2022 Epidemiology;Genetic Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Statistical Computing;Medical Research Design and Management;Health Economics;Randomised Trials;Informatics;Appraisal and Synthesis of Research;Show all
Multiple Imputation for Missing Data (ONLINE)
4-6 Jul 2022 Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Show all
Optimising Recruitment to Randomised Controlled Trials (ONLINE) 9 Mar 2022 Randomised Trials;Qualitative Research;Medical Research Design and Management;Show all
Questionnaire Design, Application and Data Interpretation (ONLINE) 25-27 May 2022 Medical Research Design and Management;Randomised Trials;Epidemiology;Show all 
Statistical Methods for Mediation Analysis (ONLINE) 20-21 Jun 2022 Epidemiology;Medical Statistics;Show all
Writing a Journal Article (IN PERSON, INTERNAL ONLY)
16-18 Mar 2022 Show all
Writing a Qualitative Paper A* (ONLINE)
11 Mar 2022 Qualitative Research;Show all
Writing a Qualitative Paper B* (ONLINE) 13 Jun 2022 Qualitative Research;Show all

* Due to demand some of our courses run multiple times within an academic year. Course titles appended with 'A' or 'B' indicate multiple runs of a stand-alone course.

Biennial or temporarily suspended courses

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Bookings for 2021/22 are now open.

You must register or re-confirm your existing account before booking a course. 

'Materials only' courses

For internal University of Bristol staff and research students only, information and FAQs relating to our pilot scheme of 'materials only' short courses.

High quality lecturers. Very well organised. Clear delivery of complex material. Interactive despite online platform.

Course feedback, July 2021

The lectures were inspiring, informative and given really well.

Course Feedback, July 2021
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