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Past webinars and training events

Selected webinars including our introductions to all four cohort studies can be found on the Training and support page.

You can also find our COVID-19 online training sessions on the COVID-19 survey page.

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Seminar
15 Dec 2021

Discussion event – Widening participation in higher education: longitudinal research on the ‘first in family’ student experience and labour market outcomes

What can we learn from a quantitative analysis on ‘first in family’ university graduates in the UK in relation to labour market outcomes and widening participation in higher education? On 15 December we were joined by an audience of 100 for  a discussion and presentation of findings from a research programme funded by the Nuffield […]

Location: Seminar
Webinar
24 Nov 2021

Getting started: An introduction to four British cohort studies

This webinar gives first-time users an insight into four internationally-renowned cohort studies run by the Centre for Longitudinal Studies (CLS).

Location: Webinar
Seminar
15 Sep 2021

The economic and social value of health from childhood to later life

An in-person event / live broadcasted event  to learn about the findings of an innovative cross-generation research project led by Professor Alice Sullivan and UCL colleagues. A recording will be available in early October. The project is funded by The Health Foundation.

Location: In-person
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Webinar
17 Jun 2021

COVID-19 Survey in Five National Longitudinal Studies, waves 1-3 – webinar

During the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve run a series of surveys to find out about the experiences of the participants in five national longitudinal cohort studies. This webinar gives an overview of the three waves of the survey, focusing on content, dealing with non-response and findings. Resources from this webinar are available here.

Location: Online
Workshop
10 Jun 2021

Consultation on the content and design of an Early Life Cohort Feasibility study for the UK

This is a consultation organised by the Centre for Longitudinal Studies. We are seeking your input into the scientific direction and design of a new study, testing the feasibility of a new birth cohort study for the UK.

Location: Online
Workshop
25 May 2021

Millennium Cohort Study Age 22 Sweep: Consultative Workshop

Over 50 stakeholders joined us for an interactive half-day event to help shape the content of the Millennium Cohort Study Age 22 Sweep. Participants attended themed discussion sessions to explore the key topics and questions to include in the next survey.

Location: Online
Webinar
11 Feb 2021

An introduction to linked health administrative data in four cohort studies

Several administrative health records have recently been linked to the CLS cohort studies survey data, opening up new possibilities for health researchers. In this webinar, researchers found out what’s included in the linked datasets and how to access them.

Location: Online
Workshop
1 Mar 2021

Handling missing data in the British cohort studies

In this online workshop attendees will learn why principled methods of missing data handling are usually required to reduce bias and restore sample representativeness in long-running cohort studies. They will also discover how to undertake such analyses in practice. Analyses will be demonstrated using Stata, with a focus on multiple imputation. The 1958 National Child […]

Location: Online
Workshop
18 Jan 2021

Handling missing data in the British cohort studies

In this online workshop attendees learnt why principled methods of missing data handling are usually required to reduce bias and restore sample representativeness in long-running cohort studies. They also discovered how to undertake such analyses in practice. Analyses was demonstrated using Stata, with a focus on multiple imputation. The 1958 National Child Development Study (NCDS) […]

Location: Online
Webinar
3 Dec 2020

The Age 17 Sweep – Millennium Cohort Study Webinar

Data from the age 17 Sweep of the Millennium Cohort Study (MCS) are now available to download from the UK Data Service. This introductory webinar looked at what was new in the this survey. Our researchers answered questions from data users.  

Location: Online
Public lecture
9 Nov 2020

‘Data, Science and Policy’ – 50 years of the 1970 British Cohort Study

As part of our celebration of 50 years of the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70), we hosted a live panel that looked at the huge impact of the study on policy in the UK. From social mobility to adult numeracy and health outcomes, how has it influenced policy-makers now and how can it contribute in […]

Location: Online
Workshop
22-23 Oct 2020

COVID-19 Data Dive: Exploring the social and economic impacts of the pandemic

CLS is delighted to support this innovative event hosted by the UK Data Service. The challenge What do we know and what do we still need to ask about COVID-19 and its social and economic impacts on society using data such as the CLS national longitudinal cohort studies and the Understanding Society UK Household Longitudinal […]

Location: Free to attend on Zoom and Miro collaboration platform

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Email: ioe.clsevents@ucl.ac.uk

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