Italy, Cison di Valmarino-Treviso

Tables for epidemiologists using Stata®

when 3 June 2012 - 3 June 2012
fee EUR 400

This course is designed to introduce students to basic Stata commands useful in epidemiological research: descriptive statistics to estimate the incidence of a binary response and to characterize the demographic information supplied by study participants; statistical tests to identify univariate predictors associated with the binary response; graph the incidence of a binary response as a function of a predictor; and table of standardized means and proportions.

Course leader

N. Orsini (Karolinska Institutet)

Target group

Physicians, clinicians and public health professionals from public and private institutions who are looking for systematic training in the principles of epidemiology and biostatistics, or epidemiology applied to health care planning and evaluation.
Students in biostatistics and epidemiology, and researchers both from public and private institutions who wish to increase their familiarity with quantitative methods or to deepen their knowledge of a specific area of interest.

Course aim

This course is designed to introduce students to basic commands to estimate the incidence of a binary response and create a table of univariate predictors.

Fee info

EUR 400: Students attending summer school courses during the week receive a discounted fee of €250 per course.