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Bayesian Latent Class Models to evaluate diagnostic tests  in the absence of a gold standard
14 July, 2021 
- 16 July, 2021
Venue: Winterthurerstr. 190 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
The Action members from Switzerland are organizing a three-day training school, hosted in Zurich, Switzerland [14 – 16 July 2021].
24 Steps to Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
6 September, 2021 
- 10 September, 2021
Venue: Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland
The Action members from Switzerland are organizing a five-day training school, hosted by the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Switzerland [6 - 10 September 2021].
Introduction to Bayesian Latent Class analysis for estimation of diagnostic test sensitivity and specificity of animal diseases
14 September, 2021 
- 15 September, 2021
Venue: Norwegian Veterinary Institute (NVI), Ås, Norway
The Action members from Norway are organizing a two-day training school, hosted by the Norwegian Veterinary Institute (NVI), Ås, Norway [14 - 15 September 2021].
Short Term Scientific Missions (STSMs)
1 May, 2020 
- 31 October, 2021
STSMs are institutional visits aimed at supporting individual mobility and fostering collaborations by allowing scientists to visit an institution and contribute to the scientific objectives of the COST Action. Promotion of the BLCMs methods is the main objective of HARMONY. The STSMs are especially focused to researches and early career investigations, who will learn to...
1st Training School – Material
19 February, 2020 
- 21 February, 2020
Venue: Parthenon Hotel, Makri 6, Athens, Greece
Main objective of HARMONY is to promote effective communication, training and understanding Bayesian Latent Class Models (BLCMs). You can access all training material from the 1st Training School that took place in Athens, on 19-21 February 2020.
Athens Meeting
19 February, 2020 
- 21 February, 2020
Venue: Parthenon Hotel, Makri 6, Athens, Greece
The meeting venue is conveniently located in the historical center of Athens, 100 meters from the Acropolis metro station (View Map). You can find nearby accommodation options if you click on “nearby hotels” on the provided link. For further details please contact Eleftherios Meletis (emeletis@outlook.com) or Polychronis Kostoulas (pkost@vet.uth.gr).
Training School – Call for trainees
19 February, 2020 
- 21 February, 2020
Venue: Parthenon Hotel, Makri 6, Athens, Greece
The meeting venue is conveniently located in the historical center of Athens, 100 meters from the Acropolis metro station (View Map). You can find nearby accommodation options if you click on “nearby hotels” on the provided link. For further details please contact Eleftherios Meletis (emeletis@outlook.com) or Polychronis Kostoulas (pkost@vet.uth.gr).