Facilitated by Professor Ian Dohoo and co-hosted by Sydney School of Veterinary Science and the Taronga Institute of Science and Learning, the workshop will focus on measurement scales and mediation analysis.
UNFORTUNATELY THE EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR 2020. REFUNDS ARE CURRENTLY BEING PROCESSED.
Topic one - Measurement scales
Introduction to scales
Classical test theory methods
Introduction to item response theory (IRT) models
IRT models for binary data
IRT models for polychotomous data
Evaluation of assumptions and scale development
Topic two - DAGs and mediation analysis
Principles of casual inference (including confounding and interaction)