BSRT Graduate School

Statistic

TitleTimeTeacherRoom
Statistic04.01.2021 14:00 - 18:00 (Mon)Farzad NoubaryOnline
Statistic05.01.2021 14:00 - 18:00 (Tue)Farzad NoubaryOnline
Statistic06.01.2021 14:00 - 18:00 (Wed)Farzad NoubaryOnline
Statistic07.01.2021 14:00 - 18:00 (Thu)Farzad NoubaryOnline
Statistic08.01.2021 14:00 - 18:00 (Fri)Farzad NoubaryOnline
Title of Event: 
Introductory Biostatistics for Clinical Research -- an experiential learning course
Optional or Mandatory: 
This course is optional for doctoral researchers at the BSRT
booked/available (including waiting list): 
15/16
maximum number of participants: 
16
Description:

Instructor:
Farzad Noubary, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, Senior Statistician, Tufts Medical Center

in collaboration with Professor Mohamed Abou El-Enein, scientific coordinator of the translational track 

 

Day 1

Session 1 & 2: Basics of research studies, types of data, measures of location and spread, graphics, correlation Session

3 & 4: Basics of probability including conditional probability, diagnostic tests, Bayes Rule; data manipulation in Stata

 

Day 2

Session 5 & 6: Sampling, discrete densities including the binomial and Poisson distributions, continuous densities including the normal

Session 7 & 8: Expected value, estimation, central limit theorem, confidence intervals

 

Day 3

Session 9 & 10: Hypothesis tests, p-values, one and two sample comparisons of means

Session 11 & 12: Analysis of variance, F-distribution, multiple testing

Session 13 & 14: Nonparametric tests, permutation tests

 

Day 4

Session 15 & 16: Inference on proportions

Session 17 & 18: Contingency tables, chi-square test, Fisher’s exact test, paired data

Session 19 & 20: Correlation and introduction to linear regression

 

Credits: 
1.5