Training course on Epidemiology and Biostatistics with Stata.
Training course on Epidemiology and Biostatistics with Stata will be significant to the trainees who wish to further their studies on Epidemiology and Biostatistics. It will equip the trainees with skills necessary in the data analysis especially using stata. The course will mostly involve practical work as the trainees will always have their hand on the laptop and the stata application simultaneously.
The individuals who are supposed to attend the course are mostly the health professionals, biostatisticians, clinicians, physicians, researchers all from both the public and private institutions who require to apply meta-analysis.
By the end of the course the trainee should be able to:
i. Know how to run their epidemiological analysis using stata.
ii. Report appropriately the results supplied by the stata
iii. Understand the concepts of additivity, confounding, independence, and interaction in the context of logistical model.
iv. Learn how to clean data, combine data files, and carry out basic data analysis
v. Producing descriptive statistics, calculating confidence intervals, hypothesis testing and calculating odds ratios and relative risks.
Module I: Epidemiology
Introduction to epidemiologic thinking
Sufficient/component cause theory of disease
Hill’s causal criteria
Logic and errors
Randomization using Excel
Bias and confounding
Random error and statistics
Sensitivity (bias) analysis
Case-cohort study design
Module II: Biostatistics
Logic of significance tests
Choice of significance test
Comparison of two independent groups
Basics of power analysis
More on levels of measurement
Comparison of two paired groups
Multiplicity and the Comparison of 3+ Groups
Logistic regression and dummy variables
Survival analysis: Kaplan-Meier graphs, Log-rank Test, and Cox regression
Confidence intervals versus p values and trends toward significance
Pearson correlation coefficient with clustered data
Equivalence and non-inferiority tests
Validity and reliability
One sample tests
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web-based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.
i. The participant must be conversant with English.
ii. Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with an Authorized Training Certificate
iii. Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.
iv. The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and A Certificate upon successful completion of Training.
v. One-year post-training support Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.
vi. Payment should be done at least a week before commence of the training, to DATASTAT CONSULTANCY LTD account, as indicated in the invoice so as to enable us prepare better for you
We also offer online training.
Course Fee: Ksh 80,000, USD 900
Mobile No: +254724527104/ +254734969612
Email Add: [email protected]
Postal Add: 5402-00100
Head Office: Comet House , Along Monrovia Street, Nairobi, Kenya
Visit our website:www.datastatresearch.org
Apply online: https://datastatresearch.org/courses/course-details.php?title=Training%20course%20on%20Epidemiology%20and%20Biostatistics%20with%20Stata&id=16&category=Research%20&%20Data%20Analysis