Online Program

Limited-duration prevalence

Sunday, November 3, 2013 : 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Steve Scoppa, BS, Information Management Services, Inc., Calverton, MD
The purpose of this presentation is to provide an overview of limited-duration analyses using the SEER*Stat software. Several hands on exercises will be conducted to produce long and short term limited-duration prevalence.

Learning Areas:

Biostatistics, economics
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs

Learning Objectives:
Identify different ways of estimating prevalence. Describe how to produce limited-duration prevalence estimates using the SEER*Stat software.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I've been one of the lead developers of the SEER*Stat software for the full 17 years of it's existence. Over that time I've been using the software for the production of published statistics, and providing technical support and training for SEER*Stat. This includes training at the 2008 and 2011 APHA meetings.
Any relevant financial relationships? Yes

Name of Organization Clinical/Research Area Type of relationship
IMS, Inc,. Software development and data analysis Employment (includes retainer)

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.