AAU invites you to its Research Transparency and Reproducibility Training workshop titled Data Ethics and Skills for Reproduction of Research Findings Using Stata in Accra – Ghana, 7th – 10th August, 2018.
The Workshop Concept Note can be Downloaded From Here
The four days training workshop aims at empowering the next generation of African researchers with the appropriate skills and ethics to conduct transparent and reproducible research.
Participants will be introduced to the data landscape of Africa; emerging issues with raw data; best practices for data and code management; and using STATA to validate, analysis and replicate variables.
The core objectives of the workshop is to;
This workshop is invaluable to researchers, academics, postgraduate students, policy makers and staff of statistical institutions (working in Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health, Medicine, Social and Political Sciences, Business Studies, Marketing and Management, Economics and Statistics) wishing to use Stata for applied statistical analysis, and data management.
Date and Venue
The workshop will take place on: 7th – 10th August, 2018 at the AAU secretariat, Accra – Ghana.
Fees and Registration
*To be eligible for student prices, participants must provide proof of their full-time student status for the current academic year.
Course fees cover: course materials (handouts, Stata do files and datasets to be used during the workshop), a temporary licence of Stata valid for 30 days from the beginning of the course, lunch and coffee breaks.
Participants will be responsible for their own accommodation and travel-related costs, such as flights.
Individuals interested in attending the training workshop, must complete an online registration forms https://www.research.net/r/YJYHS69 by – 30th July, 2018.
The number of participants is limited to 30. Places, will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis. The course will be officially confirmed, when at least 15 individuals are enrolled.
Prof. Samuel Kobina Annim – Director of the Directorate of Research, Innovation and Consultancy (DRIC)
Further details regarding our payment procedure can be found at: https://blog.aau.org/our-bank-details/