Lesson 1: Epidemiology and Risk

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In this first lesson, Ellena Badrick, a Cancer Data Scientist at the University of Manchester, will outline epidemiology and the use of real-world data in risk prediction models. You will learn:

  • The role epidemiology plays in establishing cancer risk,
  • How epidemiological data contributes to risk prediction,
  • The benefits and drawbacks of using real-world data when predicting risk.