Programme

Wednesday 18 September

12:30-13:00

Opening

13:00-13:50

Plenary Alex Broadbent: Philosophy of Epidemiology: How to identify causes?

14:00-15:00

Parallel session 1

Innovative approaches to register research

Emerging challenges in public health

Life course and intergenerational studies

15:00-16:00

Coffee and poster viewing session

16:10-17:00

Plenary Mika Kivimäki: Effect of stress on health, disease and ageing

19:00-20:30

Welcome reception by City of Tampere at the Old City Hall, address Keskustori 10

Thursday 19 September

9:00-9:50

Plenary Max Petzold: Open data in epidemiology

10:00-11:00

Parallel session 2

Neurological disease and cognitive function

New data sources in epidemiology

Burden of disease for the individual and for the population

11:00-12:00

Lunch break

12:00-13:00

Parallel session 3

Validity of register data

Child, maternal and reproductive health

Equity and vulnerable populations

13:00-13:50

Plenary (TBC)

14:00-15:00

Coffee and poster viewing session with Best Poster Award

15:10-16:00

Plenary Naja Hulvej Rod: From associations to effects: Do Big Data hide causal structures?

19:00-22:00

Dinner at Restaurant Ziberia, address Itäinenkatu 9

Friday 20 September

9:00-9:50

Plenary Paolo Vineis: Epigenetic epidemiology

10:00-11:00

Parallel session 4

Molecular epidemiology

Nordic collaborative studies

Evaluating interventions

11:00-12:00

Lunch break

12:00-12:50

Plenary Mika Gissler: How to survive GDPR?

13:00-13:30

Closing and announcement of Nordic Epidemiology 2021