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HNSC 3300 Introduction to Biostatistics for the Health Sciences: MW 2:15-3:30pm Lecture Schedule and Readings

OER for Prof. Pouget

Section MW2
Monday and Wednesday 2:15pm - 3:
30pm

Textbook

Textbook

Crump, MJC (2018) Answering questions with data Retrieved from https://crumplab.github.io/statistics/

License: This book is released under a creative commons license CC BY-SA 4.0.

Lab Manual

Lab manual

Crump, MJC., Krishnan, A. Volz, S. and Chavaga, A. (2018) Answering questions with data: Lab Manual Retrieved from https://crumplab.github.io/statisticsLab/

License: This book is released under a creative commons license CC BY-SA 4.0.

Lecture and Reading Calendar

Schedule

Class Date Topic Reading
1 W Aug 28 Introduction to biostatistics and this course, course survey  
2 W Sept 4 Measurements Crump Chapter 1 "Why Statistics?"
3 R Sept 5 Describing data, math for statistics.[Class meets Thursday] Crump Chapter 2 "Describing Data"
4 M Sept 9 Describing data, Excel instruction Excel quick start guide
5 W Sept 11 Correlation Crump Chapter 3 "Correlation", Lab 3.4
6 M Sept 16 Quiz #1 (Excel)  
7 W Sept 18 Probability and sampling Crump Chapter 4 "Probability, Sampling, and Estimation"
8 M Sept 23 Probability distributions "
9 W Sept 25 Confidence intervals Crump Chapter 4 "Probability, Sampling, and Estimation", Crump Chapter 5 "Foundations for inference"Lab 1.0, Lab 1.4, Lab 2.0, and Lab 2.4
10 W Oct 2 Excel/SPSS instruction IBM SPSS Statistics Base manual
11 M Oct 7 Hypothesis tests Crump Chapter 5 "Foundations for inference"
12 W Oct 16 T-tests “, Lab 6.6 and Lab 7.6
13 M Oct 21 Quiz #2 (SPSS, Excel)  
14 W Oct 23 ANOVA Crump Chapter 7 "ANOVA", Lab 8.6
15 M Oct 28 MANOVA, ANCOVA, non-parametric tests

Crump Chapter 8 "Repeated Measures ANOVA", Chapter 9 "Factorial ANOVA" , Chapter 10 "More On Factorial Designs", Lab 9.6, and Lab 10.6

16 W Oct 30 The replication crisis, ethics Readings to be assigned
17 M Nov 4 Quiz #3 (SPSS) -
18 W Nov 6 Linear regression Schnieder 2010 linear
19 M Nov 11 Chi-square, Logistic regression Weist 2015 logistic
20 W Nov 13 Advanced regression, study designs Readings to be assigned
21 M Nov 18 Quiz #4 -
22 W Nov 20 Time-to-event analysis Lennie 2018 heart failure
23 M Nov 25 Survival Analysis Hagan 2010 HCV
24 W Nov 27 Statistical power/required sample size calculations Crump Chapter 12 "Thinking about answering questions with data"
25 M Dec 2 Quiz #5 -
26 W Dec 4 Critically reviewing the research literature, evaluating effects, meta-analysis Coughlan 2007, Jack 2010, Long evaluation tool, Hagan 2008 HCV, other documents to be assigned
27 M Dec 9 " '
28 W Dec 11 Review Class powerpoints, class articles and assignments, Crump text
29 M Dec 16 Final Exam