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STAT 560: Biostatistical Methods

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Focuses on biostatistical aspects of design and analysis of biomedical studies, including epidemiologic observational studies and randomized clinical trials. Topics include randomization principle, confounding, ethics in human experimentation, methods of randomization, stratification, primary outcome analyses, covariate-adjusted analyses, epidemiologic measures, and sample size and power computation.

When Offered: Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Equivalent to STAT 660 (2011-2012 Catalog).

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

STAT 346 and a course in Statistics, or STAT 344; and working knowledge of SAS.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

Expertise