MATH-325 Biostatistical Methods
Spring for 2016-2017
This course introduces students to a variety of statistical techniques used in the analysis of data resulting from biomedical research. A variety of study designs, from clinical trials to cross-sectional to longitudinal studies, are examined along with the relevant statistical methodologies including the analysis of two-by-two tables, survival analysis, and longitudinal data analysis. Occasional guest speakers will include Biostatisticians from the DC-metro area and beyond. Statistical computing is performed using the statistical freeware tool, R.
Prerequisites: MATH 240