Propensity Score Matching Webinar, 8/22/13, 12pm
Implementing the propensity score matching method in evaluating public health programs: some practical guidance
When: Thursday August 22, 2013, 12pm est
Dr. Tursynbek Nurmagambetov, a health economist in CDC’s National Asthma Control Program, will provide an introduction to the propensity score matching method. Propensity score matching has recently become a popular approach in the evaluation of public health programs. It is an intuitive and straightforward method to reduce bias in evaluating the effects of a program using observational data. Tursynbek will also discuss some examples of economic evaluation studies using the propensity score method.
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