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IADR-SEA pre-conference workshop
Basic meta-analysis workshop
Date: 12 September 2018 (Wednesday)
Time: 9:00 – 12:30 & 1:30 – 4:30pm
Place: My Son Room
Speaker: Prof. May CM Wong
No. of participants: 40
● General overview of meta-analysis
● Effect measures
● Pairwise meta-analysis
● Fixed effect and random effects meta-analysis
● Practicals using RevMan software
*Workshop participants should come with the Non-Cochrane version of RevMan on their laptops if they want to follow the practical parts. The instruction can be found here: http://community.cochrane.org/help/tools-and-software/revman-5/revman-5-download.
May CM Wong is Professor in Dental Public Health in the Faculty of Dentistry in the University of Hong Kong. She teaches biostatistics and research methods at both postgraduate and undergraduate level. She also provides statistical consultation to staff and students in the faculty. Her research interest focuses mainly on Biostatistics; Clinical trials; Oral epidemiology; and Quality of life research. She has been invited to speak regarding topics on systematic reviews and research methodology at various dental conferences and research workshops. Currently, she is a member of the IADR Southeast Asian Division Council; a past President of the Evidence-based Dentistry Network Scientific Group of IADR; an Editor of the Cochrane Oral Health Group, Cochrane Collaboration; an Associate Editor of the journal Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. She has also served as a Statistical Adviser of the journal Clinical Oral Implants Research.