BAPH - Workshop 2013

"Mortality data in public health research"

 

 

Presentations from the 2013 workshop

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Morning session: Quality of mortality data production

Belgian causes of death: the data production process, its strengths and weaknesses
Michel Willems (Directorate-general Statistics and Economic information)
Déborah Cuignet (Cellule statistiques naissances-décès - Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles)
Anne Kongs (Vlaams Agentschap Zorg en Gezondheid)
Peter Verduykt (Observatorium voor Gezondheid en Welzijn Brussel-Hoofdstad)
European data collection on Causes of Death: consolidated successes and new challenges
Monica Pace (Eurostat, Luxembourg)
[keynote speaker]
Comparative study of offical certificate data and data collected by the « Monica » project as a case study for quality of death certificates
Koen Van Herck (Universiteit Gent)

Afternoon session: Mortality data use for public health decisions

Using death certificate data for an international study on the place of death
Joachim Cohen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Overview of the latest developments in methodology: Indicators, limitations, etc : lessons from some case studies
Philippe Collart, Yves Coppieters, Myriam De Spiegelaere, Michèle Dramaix, David Jegou, Alain Levêque, Judith Racapé, Isabelle Savoye, Christelle Senterre (Centre de Recherches en Epidémiologie, biostatistique, et recherche clinique - Ecole de Santé Publique de l'Université Libre de Bruxelles)
Closing conference on methods and perspectives
Eric Jougla (Centre d'épidémiologie sur les causes médicales de décès, France)
[keynote speaker]

 

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