Introduction to the SEER-Medicare Database and Cancer Health Disparities Research

Seminar Series

Friday, August 13, 2021 - 01:30
Zoom Conference
BERD Core Seminars

​Abstract: This seminar will provide an introduction to the SEER-Medicare database, its strengths and weaknesses, and common study design considerations and analytic pitfalls for investigators and analysts using these data.  We will also present an example project using this database on factors driving disparities in use of oral anticancer agents among patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma in the United States.

Please email BERDCore@duke.edu to obtain the Zoom link for this seminar.

Lauren Wilson, PhD
Senior Biostatistician
Duke Department of Population Health Sciences