Workshop on Principles of Cancer Epidemiology

Christian Medical College, Vellore- Dept. of Biostatistics is organizing a workshop on “Principles of Cancer Epidemiology” from 11th October to 13th October 2018. The workshop will cover designs in cancer epidemiology, data analyses and analyses of data from surveillance systems. The participants will be provided hands-on exercises on the topic. This course is open to […]

Guest post: Dr Aditi Rangnekar

Thesis writing, for a postgraduate resident is a compulsory element in the program. It is also a very interesting part of the course, but for most of us we learn that it can be interesting, rather late. When it is almost the time for submission. Many of us feel that we could have learned more, […]

The hurdles that we face – when we search for literature

Since February, I wrote four posts about the issues in India regarding literature searching and access to resources. February : Twenty years since of PubMed access and are our health professionals “information savvy” This was all about the lack of information literacy. March: Literature searching and the ideal researcher Covered what a literature searcher should know April: Country […]