140.613.20 DATA ANALYSIS WORKSHOP I
Intended for students with a broad understanding of biostatistical concepts used in public health sciences who seek to develop additional data analysis skills. Emphasizes concepts and illustration of concepts applying a variety of analytic techniques to public health datasets in a computer laboratory using Stata statistical software. In the first workshop (140.613), students learn basic methods of data organization/management and simple methods for data exploration, data editing, and graphical and tabular displays. Additional topics include comparison of means and proportions, simple linear regression and correlation. Enrollment limited: students must have a laptop computer with Stata 8 installed.
- Wed 07/25/2012 - Thu 07/26/2012
- Wednesday 8:30 - 5:00
- Thursday 8:30 - 5:00
Experience in using a statistical analysis package; 140.611-612; enrollment limited to 20 students enrolled in an SPH degree program