Part of the Protection, Health and Care Conference 2020 webinar series
Modelling the structure and trends of cancer morbidity risk is important for pricing and reserving in related health insurance fields such as critical illness insurance and care provision. We model the dynamics of cancer incidence over time in different regions in England, using 1981-2016 ONS data. The modelling allows estimation of cancer rates at various age, year, gender and region levels, following a Bayesian setting to account for statistical uncertainty. Our analysis indicates significant regional variation in cancer incidence rates.
Speaker: George Streftaris, Heriot-Watt University
Contact Events Team for more information.
0207 632 1498
Live broadcast, 15.00 - 16.00
Nearest Public Transport