Lectures and seminars

Workshop on Meta-­Analysis of Diagnostic Accuracy Studies MADAS)

2013-01-2108:00 Department of Public Health Sciences

This one-week workshop is will focus on how to technically conduct meta-¬analysis of Diagnostic accuracy studies  from study design to data collection, data analysis, statistical interpretation of results and manuscript preparation. During the workshop students will learn about Diagnostic accuracy studies (DAS) as a scientific assessment method of technical performance of new tests and will develop a protocol for meta-nalysis study.

The workshop is offered in collaboration with Makerere University. Similarly to other ARCADE courses, this workshop will be delivered simultaneously to three universities (Stellenbosch, Makerere and KI), using a combination of contact time in the class and self-study on the online learning platform.