Date(s) - 23/04/2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

NIHR Biomedical Research Centre at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London
16th Floor, Tower Wing, Guy’s Hospital, Great Maze Pond

Following guidance that has been issued by the College regarding the ongoing COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, this course has been POSTPONED. As soon as a new date is confirmed it will be published here


  • Speaker: Catey Bunce
  • Booking: Register online or for those without a King’s login complete this booking form
  • Contact: email or call 020 7188 7188 ext  53373

Course description

The course will provide an introduction to conceptual and practical issues related to the issues of missing data and the choice of strategy for handling missing data. The course will illustrate the shortcomings of ad-hoc procedures for dealing with missing data and identify where multiple imputation might be appropriate.  The focus of the course will be on the practical use of modern (i.e. multiple imputation) missing data procedures).

Learning objectives

By the end of the session, participants should be able to:

  • To appreciate the implications of missing data for research
  • To understand the different types of missing data and existing approaches to deal with missing data
  • To recognize the key assumptions required for analysing missing data and appreciate the role of sensitivity analysis.

About the trainer

Dr Catey Bunce is a Reader in Medical Statistics at King’s College London.