We are very excited to announce that the NHS-R Community will be hosting its annual conference, including pre-conference online talks, online workshops and the main conference, during October 2023.
The online conference talks will be hosted via Zoom and take place over the following dates and times:
Please may we kindly ask that you register to attend each day of the conference talks separately.
The aim of the NHS-R Community is to promote the use of R (+ other open source solutions) to the health and care sector.
We are currently in the process of designing the conference schedule – watch this space for updates!
|Time||Speaker||Presentation Type||Presentation Title|
|13:00||Chris Beeley||Welcome Speech||Welcome!|
|13:05||Gabriel Agbobli||Plenary Talk||Explainable AI in Healthcare: Interpreting and Validating Machine Learning Models in R|
|13:25||Dr. Tillman Weyde||Plenary Talk||Foundations of Programming, Statistics, and Machine Learning|
|13:45||Tom Michaelis||Plenary Talk||Using Machine Learning models to uncover healthcare inequalities|
|14:05||Ioanna Thoma||Lightning Talk||Differential accuracy amongst demographic groups in prediction of emergency hospital admissions in Scotland|
|14:15||Lydia Briggs||Lightning Talk||Predicting patient pre-med requirements with R|
|14:25||To Be Confirmed||Lightning Talk||To be Confirmed|
|14:35||James Jones||Lightning Talk||Creating a faecal immunochemical test (FIT) symptomatic colorectal cancer (CRC) pathway data visualisation tool.|
|14:45||Sally Thompson||Lightning Talk||System Dynamics in health and social care – trying to fit square data into round models|
|15:05||Jake Tufts||Lightning Talk||The primary care cost of Long Covid|
|15:15||To Be Confirmed||Lightning Talk||To Be Confirmed|
|15:25||Richard Wilson||Lightning Talk||Understanding hospital associated mortality using SHMI for an ICS|
|15:35||Chris Mainey||Plenary Talk||Modelling count data: what is ‘overdispersion’ and why should you care?|
|15:55||Simon Wellesley-Miller||Lightning Talk||Impact on the Waiting List from Optimising Elective Care Pathways using Process Mining and Discrete Event Simulation|
|16:05||Chris Beeley||Thank You and Short Closing Speech||Thank you!|
|16:10||End of Online Conference Talks|
By registering for this event ticket, you will qualify for the following:
A Zoom link will be provided to you to attend the conference talks virtually. Please note that subtitles are likely to be generated by Zoom thus, may encounter some issues converting technical language and acronyms to text.
If you require any additional information or have any accessibility requests, please do not hesitate to contact the Conference Team via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Conference Related Activities
Please note that the conference will also include the following separate activities:
October 9, 2023
1:00 pm - 4:10 pm
Only authorised members can sign up to this event, please log in first to register.