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Graduate Summer Institute of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Advanced Data Analysis Workshop

June 26 - 30, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2 credits
Course number: 140.620.11


Course Instructor:


Covers methods for the organization, management, exploration, and statistical inference from data derived from multivariable regression models, including linear, logistic, Poisson and Cox regression models. Students apply these concepts to two or three public health data sets in a computer laboratory setting using STATA statistical software. Topics covered include generalized linear models, product-limit (Kaplan-Meier) estimation, Cox proportional hazards model.

Student Evaluation: quizzes and final exam

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:


Grading Options: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail

Prequisites: 140.613.11, 140.614.11 or equivalent

Course Materials: No required textbooks; Course materials will be provided in class