MCS Center

Biostatistics level i:


Description:

Developing skills for bio-tactician’s, biologists and pharmacists to be able to design their experiments, analyze the results’ significance and select most suitable statistical test.

Content:

  1. Intro
    • Introduction & definitions
    • Population and samples
  2. Variables
    • Types of variables and scales of measurement
  3. Description
    • Measures of central tendency
    • Measures of variability
  4. Presentation
    • Data presentation in tables
    • Data presentation in graphs
  5. Probability distribution
    • Probability definitions
    • Normal distribution
    • Sampling distribution
  6. Inferential statistics
    • Estimation: Confidence intervals
    • Hypotheses testing
  7. Common test statistics
    • Student t-test
    • Paired t-test
  8. Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)
  9. Comparisons between proportions (Chi-square test)
  10. Other tests
    • Correlation and regression analysis
    • Choice of statistical test
  11. Study Designs
    • Types of studies
    • Clinical trials
  12. Epidemiology
    • Measure of association
    • Screening tests
24 hours
12 sessions

Course Rounds:

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