Online Program

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

Sunday, November 1, 2015 : 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:

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 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: Mr. Scoppa has provided SEER*Stat training courses at each of the last 12 annual conferences, as well as SEER*Stat training at several other conferences including multiple years at the APHA annual conference. Mr. Scoppa is a senior systems analyst and is the lead developer for the SEER*Stat software as well as the contact for technical support for both applications.
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.