Survival Analysis for HTA

Organisation: 
University of Glasgow
Subject: 
Research methods
Course outline: 

This course aims to equip students with the necessary statistical skills so they can analyse and interpret survival data that are commonly used in health economic analyses within health technology assessments.

Purpose

This course will demonstrate how survival / time to event data is used to inform health economic analyses within health technology assessments.

Content

Kaplan-Meier method, Cox regression, parametric survival models, extrapolation, partitioning survival curves, survival model outputs used as inputs in decision modelling.

Programme structure

Five week online course comprising 5 lectures and accompanying practical exercises. The lectures will be 45min/1hr in duration and exercises associated with lectures will take a notional 2 hours for the participants to complete. Each week the academic lead will be responsible for monitoring and contributing to the discussion board. The exercise solutions will be posted on moodle the following week.

Type of training: 
5-week online course
Delivery mode: 
Online
Language: 
English
Location: 
Online
Cost: 
Paid
Last updated: 
13/04/2017