15 – 18 October 2019
Madrid Spain

Comillas Pontifical University
Universidad Pontificia Comillas

15 – 18 October 2019
Madrid Spain

Comillas Pontifical University
Universidad Pontificia Comillas

Pre-Conference Workshops

The Five Pillars of the United Nations’ Decade of Action for Road Safety

presented by Fundacion Gonzalo Rodriguez

Tuesday, 15 October | 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

This pre-conference workshop will focus on covering the principles of injury prevention following the five pillars of action proposed by the UN to frame the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2010-2020, which is about to finish. Experts from industry and academia will be covering evidence-based policies and interventions in the areas of: Data & Research, Infrastructure (including speed management), Safer users and post-crash response, Safe Vehicles and Advocacy (translating research into effective policies). A second part of the workshop will be dedicated to discussing some examples of potential interventions that can be carried out in Latin American countries to reduce the burden of motor vehicle injuries. Participants will receive a certificate of completion.

View the brochure in English or Spanish

Pricing:

 

Early Bird (15 August and before)

Regular Rate (16 August and after)

Member

$400

$450

Non-Member

$500

$550

Student  (members and non-members)

$100

$150

 

Understanding AIS: Practical Information for Analyzing Injuries using AIS Codes

Tuesday, 15 October | 1:00 – 5:00 pm

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This pre-conference workshop will focus on the practical use of AIS for analysis and research. Dataset examples and group exercises will walk students through real-world applications for using AIS codes.

  1. Discussion of mapping codes
  2. Localizers and working examples
  3. Database analyses activities
  4. Proper AIS publication techniques

The material for this class is designed for researchers, analysts, epidemiologists, and graduate students who use AIS codes within their data analysis.

All attendees will receive an AIS 2015 Dictionary (electronic copy) with registration.

Participants will receive a document of participation upon successful completion of the workshop.

Instructors: Kathryn Loftis, PhD, CAISS

                   Kathy Cookman, BS, CSTR, CAISS, EMT-P, FMNP.

Pricing:

  Early Bird (15 August and before) Regular Rate (16 August and after)
Member $200 $250
Non-Member $300 $350
Student  (members and non-members) $50 $100
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