The new European Standard population: pros and cons

When:  Feb 27, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM (GMT)
Associated with  Health Statistics User Group
A meeting will be held on the 27th February as follows. Please e mail Melanie Morris in advance if you wish to attend.

The new European Standard population: pros and cons
Thursday 27th Feb at 5.30pm in the John Snow Lecture theatre, LSHTM, Keppel St , London WC1E 7HT 
Michel Coleman - Welcome (5mins)
Isabel dos Santos Silva (LSHTM) - Overview of standardisation (10mins)
Myer Glickman (ONS) - The introduction of a new European Standard Population - reasons for change (15mins)
Claire Currie (PHE) - The impact of using the new European Standard Population on mortality data (15mins)
Summary and Q&A - facilitated by Michel Coleman
We will now start to publicise the event within LSHTM and our networks. It is online at
Please would you circulate the information to your networks. Perhaps you could send me estimates of how many people we might expect from each of you?
External visitors should come to Reception at the Keppel St entrance of LSHTM and sign in. They will then be directed to the lecture theatre.


John Snow Lecture Theatre,
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Keppel Street
London, WC1E 7HT