Health Research Using Stata - Summer School

Advanced training

19-23 Jun 2017, CEMAPRE (ISEG), Lisbon


Timberlake Portugal and Cemapre (University of Lisbon) are jointly organising this five-day Summer School, presenting a set of statistical and econometric tools essential for the health researcher, with a direct application in Stata software.

Many of the topics covered are of interest of real-world data analyses. The course includes a revision of data management skills in Stata, followed by a presentation of several statistical models, for both cross-sectional and longitudinal data.

Day 1 - Introduction to Statistics and Data Management (Mónica Inês)
Day 2 - Statistical Models in Health Research (Mónica Inês & Filipa Duarte-Ramos)
Day 3 - Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis (João Costa & Mónica Inês)
Day 4 - Survival Analysis (Aurelio Tobías)
Day 5 - Repeated Measures Analysis (Aurelio Tobías)


João Costa (Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa), Filipa Duarte-Ramos (Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade de Lisboa), Mónica Inês (Pfizer), Nicoletta Rosati (Universidade de Lisboa) and Aurelio Tobías (Spanish Council for Scientific Research)


- Juul, S & Frydenberg, M. (2014). An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, 4th edition. Stata Press
- Tom M. Palmer and Jonathan A. C. Sterne (editors). Meta-Analysis in Stata: An Updated Collection from the Stata Journal, Second Edition. Stata Press.
- Mario Cleves, William W. Gould, and Yulia V. Marchenko. An Introduction to Survival Analysis Using Stata, Revised Third Edition. Stata Press.
- Christopher F. Baum. An Introduction to Modern Econometrics Using Stata. Stata Press.


For more information please contact us.


CEMAPRE - Centre for Applied Mathematics and Economics

Rua do Quelhas, n.º 6
1200-781 Lisboa

Tel: (+351) 213 925 876