Course designed for professionals who wish to acquire the basic knowledge for the application of the basic principles of biostatistics in the field of global health
- 28 October - 26 November 2019
- Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona
- 700 + University taxes
- Part time
- 9:00 – 11:00h
- 4 ECTS
This course is done in paralel with the Fundamentals of Epidemiology course. Candidates are encouraged to undertake both courses at the same time.
Sergi Sanz, Head of the Statistics Department, ISGlobal. Associate Professor at the department of Public Health, University of Barcelona.
- Practical exercises
- Final exam
Candidates must demonstrate an interest in global health and in the use of statistical tools. Students will be provided with a licensed copy of the software STATA version 13. For that reason, they must have their own laptop (Windows, Mac or Linux operating systems) for use in class.
Interested candidates must complete this form.
- Introduction to STATA
- Description of variables
- Confidence intervals
- Hypothesis testing
- Bivariate analysis
- Simple Linear Regression
- Multiple Linear Regression
- Logistic regression