UL Safety Index presented at World Congress of Epidemiology

Raises awareness of Index among public health officials

David Wroth, Director, UL Data Science, presented the UL Safety Index at the 21st International Epidemiological Association (IEA) World Congress of Epidemiology, taking place August 19-22 in Saitama, Japan. The event's theme was "Global/Regional/Local Health and Epidemiology in a Changing World," and David's presentation, The methodology for a composite indicator of global safety, i.e. freedom from unintentional injury, occurred on the final day of the event. 

The World Congress of Epidemiology is a triennial event that brings together the world's epidemiologists- doctors and scientists who study public health- for an exchange of knowledge and to advance the field.