Sander Greenland, M.A., M.S., Dr. P.H.

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Sander Greenland, M.A., M.S., Dr. P.H.
Professor Emeritus of Epidemiology and Statistics
UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
Los Angeles, California, USA
1:45 p.m.
Friday, June 28, 2019
International Academy of Endodontics, Annual Meeting
The Scottsdale Princess Resort
Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
“What if anything have we learned and can we learn from nutritional epidemiology?"
Discusses the fundamental limits of nutritional epidemiology


What we have we learned and can learn from nutritional epidemiology

Learning Objectives: 

  1. To understand the severity of confounding in nutritional epidemiology
  2. To understand the severity of measurement error in nutritional epidemiology
  3. To understand how the severe confounding and measurement error interact to render nutritional (but not dietary) epidemiology nearly uninformative.


Department of Epidemiology and Department of Statistics, University of California Los Angeles
About the Presenter:
Sander Greenland is Emeritus Professor of Epidemiology and Statistics at the University of California, Los Angeles. With over 400 articles and book chapters in epidemiology, statistics, and medicine, he is a leading contributor to epidemiologic methodology, specializing in the limitations and misuse of statistical methods in observational studies