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Day 1 will feature recent research and discussion of new research opportunities.  Day 2 will focus on stimulating research ideas through breakout sessions and will provide guidance to complete research project proposals.  The workshop will close with a discussion of potential sources of funding for secondary data analysis.

Day 2 Breakout Sessions   12:15pm-1:00pm & 1:15pm-2:00pm

On Day 2, there will be 4 different breakout sessions across two time slots.  Each of these sessions presents an opportunity for researchers to collaborate in a smaller group.

Breakout Session - Mortality Disparities in American Communities Study (MDAC)

Attending Sponsors:

Sean Coady (Lead), NHLBI
Elizabeth Arias, NCHS
Rick Moser, NCI
Kathy Cronin, NIH
Candace Cosgrove, Census Bureau

Breakout Session - Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Data

Attending Sponsors:

Sean Altekruse (Lead), NHLBI
Lindsay Enewold, NCI
Tim McNeel, IMS (contractor)
Beth Virnig, University of Minnesota
Helen Parsons, University of Minnesota
Jahn Hakes, Census Bureau

Breakout Session - National Longitudinal Mortality Study (NLMS)

Attending Sponsors:

John Phillips (Lead), NIA
Norman Johnson, Census Bureau

Breakout Session - Tobacco Longitudinal Mortality Study (TLMS)

Attending Sponsors:

Carol Christensen (Lead), FDA
Carolyn Reyes-Guzman, NCI
Margaret Mayer, NCI
Anne Hartman, NCI
Matthew Neiman, Census Bureau

To maximize the learning opportunities provided by the workshop, applicants are expected to view pre-workshop videos (below) that describe the databases, recent research, sponsor agency research interests, and data access.


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