Erasmus Summer Programme: Causal Inference – August 2013

August 19, 2013 – August 23, 2013

Netherlands Institute of Health Sciences, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands


  • Recognize and formulate well defined questions concerning causal effects
  • Use causal diagrams to represent a priori subject-matter knowledge and assumptions
  • Identify the settings in which conventional methods for data analysis are inadequate

The faculty for this course: Miguel Hernán