George Mason University
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George Mason University

STAT 760: Advanced Biostat Methods

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Advanced statistical methods in the drug development process. Provides the theoretical statistical basis for the design and analysis of pharmaceutical clinical trials. Topics include the theory of randomization, randomization-based inference, restricted, response-adaptive, and covariate-adaptive randomization, the modern theory of group sequential monitoring, statistical aspects of determination of dose-response relationships.

When Offered: Offered on an irregular basis

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

STAT 652, STAT 656, and working knowledge of statistical programming language.

Expertise