Consumer Data Research Centre

Opportunities & Challenges - April 2017

Obesity Network final


Opportunities & Challenges – 25 April 2017


8.30 Registration and refreshments (Great Hall)
9.00 Welcome and Housekeeping – Dr Claire Griffiths (Great Hall)
9.10 Consumers in Context: CDRC Indicators and Applications for Health

Prof Alex Singleton & Dr Mark Green – University of Liverpool

9.40 Methodological challenges in the analysis of large and complex (big) data: a causal inference perspective.

Prof Mark Gilthorpe – University of Leeds

10.10 Comfort break
10.30 Obesity surgery and risk of colorectal and other obesity-related cancers in England: The challenges of using routinely collected data

Dr Amy Downing and Mrs Ariadni Aravani – University of Leeds

11.00 Panel introduction – Dr Michelle Morris
11.15 Panel discussion

Prof Alex Singleton, Dr Mark Green, Prof Mark Gilthorpe, Dr Amy Downing, Mrs Ariadne Aravani and Dr Duncan Radley

12.00 Networking walk to the pavilion for Lunch
13.30 Event close




Great Hall
Leeds Beckett University



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