SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME


SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM (DRAFT - Anonymous)
Date
Time
Parallel Sessions
Type of the meeting
Topic
1st day

09:30-16:30
Session I
Workshop (half day)
Fundamentals of QoL Research
Session II
Workshop
Classical Psychometric Analyses – Applied Lisrel-AMOS
Session III
Workshop
Applied “R”

2nd day
Morning
Initial
Opening and welcome speeches
Session I
Keynote  speaker
Global developments in QoL Practices and QoL Research
Session II
Round table
What are the promises and obstacles of implementing HRQoL into clinical practice in different contexts
Lunch Break (lunch box included
After-noon (13:00 – 15:00)
Session I
Parallel QoL Symposia
Neurology
Session II
Rheumatology
Session III
Chest diseases and Pneumatology
Session IV
Surgery (all fields)
After-noon (15:00 – 17:00)
Session I
Parallel QoL Symposia
Palliative care and Pain
Session II
Pediatric Hematology
Session III
Child Psychiatry
Session IV
Internal Medicine (all fields)
3rd day
Morning
Session I
Conference
Minimum Clinically important difference
Session II
Conference
Promoting smart devices into clinical practice for the application of QOL. (Do we need different methodological tools for different demographic groups? If so, how can we compare the results of such different devices? )
Session III
Dual conference
Precision Medicine
Precision Oncology
Lunch Break (lunch box included)
After-noon (13:00 – 15:00)
Session I
Parallel QoL Symposia
Occupational Medicine
Session II
Geriatrics
Session III
Pediatrics (all fields)
Session IV
Emergency services
After-noon (15:00 – 17:00)



17:15
Session I
Parallel QoL Symposia
Primary health Care (Public Health, Family Medicine) and Methodological issues in QOL research
Session II
Session III
Oncology
Session IV
Psychiatry
Session V
Closing ceremony

*** WORKSHOP ***

1- Fundamentals of Quality of Life Research –Conceptual and Measurement issues and Cross-cultural adaptation of the QOL instruments into target language
Language: English

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2-Classical Psychometric analyses (Klasik Psikometrik Analizler)
(with applied AMOS and LISREL)
Language: Turkish    (Simultaneous slides in Turkish and English)

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3-Applied R Course 
(Introduction to R, and fundamental statistical analyses with R)
Language: English     (Simultaneous slides in Turkish and English)

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