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Basic Biostatistics for Clinical Research

January 7, 2016 - February 4, 2016

This course will provide clinical researchers with a solid foundation in biostatistical concepts. Intended for those with minimal statistical experience, these five lectures will serve as an introduction to biostatistical issues in clinical investigation and will prepare students for more advanced courses on clinical trial design and biostatistics offered through the DCR's Education Unit. Please find additional details and application here.

Course Location: Simches Building
Room 3.110

Speaker: Brian Healy, PhD, MGH Biostatistics Center

Session Info
All sessions run from 1:30pm - 3:00pm

  •     January 07, 2016 - Session I: Types of Data, P-Value, Steps for Hypothesis Testing, and T-Test
  •     January 14, 2016 - Session II: ANOVA and Regression
  •     January 21, 2016 - Session III: Analysis of Dichotomous Outcomes and Time to Event Outcomes
  •     January 28, 2016 - Session IV: Power and Sample Size
  •     February 04, 2016 - Session V: Grant Writing: Statistical Considerations Section with Pilot Data

Please contact Jillian Tonelli at with any questions. Sponsored by the MGH Division of Clinical Research and the MGH Biostatistics Center

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