Statistics Sweden (SCB) invites scientists to a day dedicated to information exchange related to register-based research. Emphasis is put on existing data at SCB, privacy and how person identified data shall be handled in research. Furthermore, opportunity will be given to ask questions to Bengt Westerberg heading the investigation "prerequisites for register-based research". After lunch the National Board of Health and Welfare (SoS) are hosting four sessions focused on their registers, on the national quality registers and how researchers can be supported by Register Service at SoS.
Link to more information, program and registration : www.scb.se/forskardagen2013
(please note that all information will be provided in Swedish).
Date: October 8, 2013
Location: Stockholm Waterfront Congress Centre, Nils Ericson Plan 4
Time: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m (mingling between 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
Cost: 1750 SEK excluding VAT; lunch, coffee and mingling included