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NHS-R Workshop – Introduction to Bayesian Networks with R

This workshop is running as part of the NHS-R Conference 2021 ‘Advanced’ workshops week

One day Workshop

Date: Thursday 2nd December 2021
Time: 9.30 am to 4.30 pm

Facilitators: Santosh Kumar and Bruno Petrungaro, The Health Economics Unit

Summary: The course will cover what are Bayesian Networks, the difference between causation and correlation, and how to learn the structure of Bayesian Networks. An example using a health-related data set will accompany the theoretical aspects of the course.

Pre-requisites: Basic knowledge of R. An understanding of probability theory and statistics.

Please note places are limited. Registration is open only to NHS and UK Public Sector employees . Please register with your valid work email address to book a place.

Please use the Eventbrite Link to book this workshop.

Introduction to Bayesian Networks with R -  Santosh Kumar and Bruno Petrungaro, The Health Economics Unit

The course will cover what are Bayesian Networks, the difference between causation and correlation, and how to learn the structure of Bayesian Networks.

Event Speakers

  • Santosh Kumar and Bruno Petrungaro,

    The Health Economics Unit

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