Online Program

SEER*Stat: A software tool for studying the impact of cancer on a population-Day 2 Advanced-SEER*Stat survival analyses

Sunday, November 1, 2015 : 9:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Donald Green, BS, Information Management Services, Inc., Calverton, MD
David Annett, BS, Information Management Services, Inc., Calverton, MD

The purpose of this presentation is to provide an overview of a survival analysis.  Several hands on exercises will be conducted to produce relative, period, conditional, and cause-specific survival rates.

Learning Areas:

Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Basic medical science applied in public health
Biostatistics, economics
Public health or related nursing
Public health or related research

Learning Objectives:
Identify the different types of survival statistics produced by the SEER*Stat software. Describe how the SEER*Stat software can be used to calculate relative, cause-specific, period, and conditional survival rates.

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Mr. Annett has provided SEER*Stat training courses at each of the previous fourteen annual conferences for the North American Association of Central Cancer Registries. Mr. Annett is a senior systems analyst and was involved in the original design and development of the SEER*Stat software.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

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.