User Group Meeting, Winter 2013

Agenda

  • 8:00 Buffet Breakfast
  • 8:30 Welcome & Introductions (John Fahey, Reproductive Care Program)
  • 8:40 Flexible Survival Models in SAS -- Beyond LIFETEST & PHREG (Ron Dewar, Cancer Care Nova Scotia)
  • 9:25 Techie Tip: Editor Macros for Frequently Used Code Snippets (Devbani Raha, Cancer Care Nova Scotia)
  • 9:35 Announcement: Generic Statistical Software Users Group
  • 9:45 Announcement: Canadian Society for Epidemiology & Biostatistics (CSEB)
  • 9:55 Networking Exercise: 'Many Ways to Solve a SAS Problem' & Break See link to programming problem below
  • 10:35 Publishing SAS Metadata Using Macros, PROC SQL & Dictionary Tables (John Fahey & Barry Campbell, Reproductive Care Program)
  • 11:15 Techie Tip: Multiple Procedure Outputs on One Page (Martha Cox, Cancer Outcomes Research Program) 11:25 SAS Update (Mark Morreale, SAS Canada)
  • 11:45 Prize Draw & Closing Remarks
Date and Time: 
Friday, February 22, 2013 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Location: 
Prince George Hotel (Regency 1 Room)
Address: 
1725 Market St., Halifax, NS