June 27-30, 2016
The aim of the short course is to convey the fundamentals and importance of Biostatistics & Epidemiology in the field of health science, and to give a brief introduction about the simple and important statistical techniques often used by the researchers. The intention of the course is to explain the concepts in biostatistics & epidemiology, and to performthe computations involved in commonly used statistical techniques using STATA software. In addition, the group discussions based on the literature will be made.
Who can participate?
The short course is intended for medical doctors, nurses, clinicians, epidemiologists, psychologists, physiotherapists, biochemists, statisticians, social scientists, PhD students, and public health researchers who are interested in data analysis, report/journal article writing, report/journal article reviewing and supervising researchers in the above areas.
Candidates should have their own laptops.
Course Fee and Accommodation
Course fee Rs. 6,500/- (Six Thousand and Five Hundred Only, which includes service tax of 14.5%) should be paid in full by 20th June 2016. Payments can be made by Demand Draft in favor of “Christian Medical College Vellore Association Account”, Payable at Vellore. Course fee includes Course Material, Lunch and Refreshments. Participants will have to bear their own expenses for travel, boarding and lodging. Organizers may arrange basic accommodation with A/C facility in the college campus on request. Only limited accommodation is available and hence the preference will be given to the female participants and participants are requested to vacate the room by 30th June 2016 afternoon. Also, list of hotels in Vellore has been provided below. Those who would like to stay outside,
please contact themdirectly to book your accommodation.