BAPH - Workshop 2013

"Mortality data in public health research"

 

 

Meeting Programme

The detailed final programme is listed below; you can also download it in PDF format.

Morning session: Quality of mortality data production

08h30 Registration / welcome coffee
09h00 Introduction
09h15 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)
10h15 European data collection on Causes of Death: consolidated successes and new challenges
Monica Pace (Eurostat, Luxembourg)
[keynote speaker]
11h15 Break
11h40 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)
12h30 Network lunch / poster session

Afternoon session: Mortality data use for public health decisions

13h30 Using death certificate data for an international study on the place of death
Joachim Cohen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
14h15 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)
15h15 Closing conference on methods and perspectives
Eric Jougla (Centre d'épidémiologie sur les causes médicales de décès, France)
[keynote speaker]
16h15 Discussion and drinks

 

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