Update your knowledge of contemporary occupational lung disease at our one day conference. Hear from experts in their field.
Registration to open in due course. Designed to those who use statistics in their work or research to statistical concepts including: epidemiological study design; identifying and describing different data types; selection of appropriate statistical tests (two and three group scenarios); calculation of sample size for basic study designs; understanding the principles behind various forms of regression analysis, including survival analysis.
The ILD-INN is again hosting its annual conference, 7-8th October 2018 at the Holiday Inn, Birmingham Airport. There will be a variety of speakers over the two days and plenty of opportunities to network with other health care professionals working within ILD.
For those embarking on spirometry in the workplace, this course covers: an introduction to respiratory physiology; (hands on) practicalities of spirometry; simple interpretation of results; discussion of respiratory surveillance in the workplace for short- and long-latency respiratory diseases; quality control. Delegates are required to complete a precourse questionnaire before registering.
Please direct all booking enquiries to Magda Wheatley
The day includes discussion of optimal spirometry in the workplace: interpretation, abnormalities, longitudinal changes, individual variation and role in health surveillance; use in pre-placement screening/fitness to work; its use and utility. This is not a practical spirometry course; a working knowledge of practical spirometry is assumed.