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Seminar "Modern demography"

International laboratory for population and health of NRU HSE announces a new scientific seminar «Modern Demography», that will be held on a regular basis. This seminar is developed as the platform for elaboration on the state of the art demographic research and for discussion of the cutting age demographic disputes.


UPCOMING SEMINARS

September 2018
Topic: Average life expectancy and life years lost in people with mental disorders.
Speaker: Vladimir Canudas-Romo, PhD, associate professor, Australian National University, School of demography, College of Arts and Social Sciences.
Venue: to be announced
Time: to be announced



PAST SEMINARS

24.05.2018
Topic: Fertility change in urban and rural areas of developing countries.
Speaker: Mathias Lerch, PhD, research scientist of the Laboratory of fertility and well-being of the Laboratory of fertility and well-being of Max Planck Institute for demographic research.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 511
Presentation by M. Lerch

17.04.2018
Topic: Progress in understanding Alzheimer's disease.
Speaker: Anatoliy I. Yashin, PhD, ScD, research professor and co-Director of Biodemography of Aging Research Unit (BARU), SSRI, Duke University, USA.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 511
Presentation by A.I. Yashin

29.03.2018
Topic: Relationship between mortality rates and economic development in the regions of Russia.
Speaker: Evgeniy M. Andreev, PhD, laboratory head of the International laboratory for population and health NRU HSE and Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, PhD, academic supervisor of the International laboratory for population and health NRU HSE, the research scientist at the Laboratory of demographic data of Max Planck Institute for demographic research.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 520
Presentation by E.M. Andreev and V.M. Shkolnikov

14.11.2017
Topic: Analysis of the quality of mortality data by cause of death in Russia and its regions. 
Speaker: Inna Danilova, junior researcher of the International laboratory for population and health NRU HSE, research scientist of the Laboratory of demographic data of Max Planck Institute for demographic research.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 511
Presentation by I. Danilova 

18.10.2017
Topic: Social and spatial connectivity and demographic change: An innovative analytical approach based on micro-level census data.
Speaker: Sebastian Klüsener, deputy head of the Laboratory of fertility and well-being of Max Planck Institute for demographic research.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 511
Presentation by S. Klusener

20.09.2017
Topic: Cardiovascular mortality in Russia: towards a 360-degree assessment.
Speaker: David A. Leon, professor of epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, adjunct professor at the UiT the Arctic University of Norway.
Venue: Myasnitskaya st., 9/11, aud. 319a
Presentation by D. Leon

7.09.2017
Topic: The research on cancer and its determinants based on the data from cancer registers: The role of cancer registers in determining the real status of oncological aid provided to the population.
Speakers: Giedre Smailyte, head of the laboratory of cancer epidemiology at the National cancer institute, Vilnius, Lithuania, Domantas Jasilionis, research scientist at the Laboratory of demographic data of Max Planck Institute for demographic research and Vakhtang Merabishvili, MD, professor, chairman of the scientific and methodological council for the development of information systems of the cancer service of the North-West region of Russia, Head of the department of anti-cancer control organization of the N.N. Petrov Institute of oncology of the Ministry of health of the Russian Federation.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 511
Presentation by V. Merabishvili

27.06.2017
Topic: IPUMS -  big, integrated population microdata for Russia, Europe and the World.
Speaker: Robert McCaa, professor, Minnesota population centre.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 405
Presentation by R. McCaa

25.05.2017
Topic: Alcohol consumption in Russia, 1965-2015.
Speaker: Alexander Nemtsov, MD, Head of the Moscow research institute of psychiatry of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 438
Presentation by A. Nemtsov

22.03.2017
Topic: The method for decomposition of differences of two cumulative demographic measures.
Speaker: E. Andreev, PhD sc.math., laboratory head of the International laboratory for population and health NRU HSE.
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 438
Presentation by E. Andreev

09.03.2017
Topic: Features of the current stage of the Russian epidemiologic transition.
Speaker: A. Vishnevskiy, DSc(Econ)., professor, director of the  Institute of demography NRU HSE.
Opponents: E. AndreevS. Timonin
Venue: B. Trekhsvyatitelsky per., 3, aud. 526
Presentation by A. Vishnevskiy

 

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