Basic Biostatistics – part 2 (four days)
is being offered by the Graduate School of Health, Aarhus University, spring 2018
Criteria for participation: University degree in medicine, dentistry, nursing, or Master’s degree in other fields and/or postgraduate research fellows (PhD students and research-year medical students).
Aim: The course provides an introduction to more advanced statistical models and analyzes in medical research
Content: Correlation, analysis of variance and covariance, linear regression and binary regression. Simple survival analysis. Model diagnostics.
NB! The course will be finished with an exam.
We recommend that you bring your own laptop.
Prerequisites: The course material is based on the statistical package Stata. It is necessary to attend a short introductory course in Stata unless you are already familiar with this program. Users of other statistical packages can also attend the course, but you need to be familiar with the alternative statistical package.
The participants should expect to spend some time each week preparing for the course lectures and working on the exercises. Reserve one additional day each week for this.
Head of course: Professor Erik Parner
Number of participants: Max 120 participants
Dates and times: Theory: Wednesday 4, 11, 18 April and 2 May 2018
Exercises: Wednesday afternoon from 13.00- 15.45.
NB! If there are more than 75 participants, Thursday morning will also be included as an exercise day from 9.15-12.00.
Place: ’Fysiologisk Auditorium’, building 1162, room 013, Ole Worms Allé 4, Aarhus C
Course fee: DKK 7680
Participation in the course is without cost for:
Application deadline: 7 February 2018.