China Kadoorie Biobank Workshop: Enhancing research using big data from diverse populations

Session 1: Chair ─ Zheng-Ming Chen, Oxford

13:30-13:40 Welcome and introduction Sir Richard Peto and Zheng-Ming Chen, NDPH, University of Oxford

13:40-14:00 China’s Big Data Initiative in Health Xin-Hua Li, China CDC

14:00-14:20 China Kadoorie Biobank: five key findings Zheng-Ming Chen, NDPH, University of Oxford

14:20-14:40 National health surveillance program in China Li-Min Wang, China CDC

14:40-15:00 UK Biobank: an open access resource Thomas Littlejohns, UK Biobank

15:00-15:15 General discussion

15:15-15:30 Tea break

Session 2: Chair ─ Robert Clarke, Oxford
15:30-15:50 Long-term prognosis following first-ever stroke: CKB findings Yi-Ping Chen, NDPH, University of Oxford

15:50-16:10 Improving stroke management and care through big data Yong Jiang, Tiantan Hospital, Beijing, China

16:10-16:30 Global trends in NCD risk factors: expected and unexpected findings Bin Zhou, Imperial College London, UK

16:30-16:50 Using routine data for health policy research in diverse populations Philip Clarke, NDPH, University of Oxford

16:50-17:00 General discussion

17:00-17:10 Closing remarks Sir Richard Peto and Zhengming Chen, NDPH, University of Oxford

17:10-18:00 Drinks reception

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