July 06-10, 2015
The purpose of the short course is to help participants understand some basic statistical concepts and develop a strategy for approaching a simple data analysis. The course will introduce basic concepts such as hypothesis testing and confidence interval estimation. It will provide the tools to undertake a simple analysis of a dataset using STATA software and include some helpful hints and tips for reading and understanding reported statistics.
Who can participate?
short course is aimed at those who have either never undertaken a
formal biostatistics course, or who may have studied some statistics in
the past but wish to undertake a refresher. It is also ideal for
statistical novices who may have never had any formal training but are
starting to encounter statistics in their work and wish to gain some
insight. The short course is intended for medical doctors, nurses,
clinicians, epidemiologists, psychologists, physiotherapists,
biochemists, statisticians, social scientists, public health researchers
Course Fee and Accommodation
The course fee is Rs. 5500/- (Rupees Five Thousand Five Hundred Only) for each participant. Course fee includes refreshments, lunch and course materials. Participants will bear their own expenses for travel, boarding and lodging. Accommodation will be provided on request in the campus on first come first served basis and preference will be given to female participants. Course fee should be paid in full before attending the course.
Payments can be made by Demand Draft in favor of “Christian Medical College Vellore Association”, Account Payable at Vellore.