A Roter Interaction Analysis System (RIAS) Coding and Research Workshop

March 8 – 10, 2017

A Roter Interaction Analysis System (RIAS) Coding and Research Workshop will be offered by Susan Larson (Faculty, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland USA and co-owner of RIASWORKS, LLC) on March 8-10, 2017.

The course objectives

  • To provide training to researchers in the use of the RIAS method of interaction analysis
  • To provide training in the use of the RIAS-linked applications software
  • To provide a forum for discussion of methodological strategies for the conduct of RIAS-related research

Schedule of the workshop

Day 1: Background and Introduction to RIAS; RIAS coding scheme and definitions
Day 2: RIAS practice coding sessions; Installation of RIAS coding software and training
Day 3: Reliability, data management, software configurations; RIAS adaptations and elaborations


Meeting room, G/F Patrick Manson Building (North Wing), 7 Sassoon Road, Hong Kong

Application closing date

January 15, 2017 (Successful applicants will be notified by January 27, 2017 via email with payment information)

Course fee

US$642 which the fee includes
  1. RIAS training sessions;
  2. a copy of the RIAS software*; and
  3. follow-up coding support
Course fee is only payable upon confirmation of acceptance to the course.
Maximum number of enrollment: 12

Notes to participants

Each participant should need to bring a laptop (Windows OS with Access) and headphones.
Be sure that you have administrative privileges to ensure that the RIAS applications may be downloaded to your computer during the session.

Registration form is available here

For enquiries about registration and payment, please contact Ms Karen Lau at (852) 3917 9928 or
[email protected]. For further information about the workshop, please contact Ms Susan Larson at [email protected] or visit the website http://www.riasworks.com/ for more details.