Italy, Cison di Valmarino-Treviso

Epi Tables using Stata®

when 9 June 2019 - 9 June 2019
language English
fee EUR 250

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

Andrea Discacciati (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. They will acquire familiarity with epidemiological and biostatistical principles and techniques and with the computational tools needed to solve practical problems.

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, so they can more effectively address problems in health research. They will gain knowledge in modern, advanced methods useful for health professionals engaged in clinical practice, research and teaching.

Course aim

This course is designed to introduce students to basic Stata commands useful in epidemiological research.

Credits info

It is possible to gain credits for the Summer School’s courses, but the decision is always made by the student’s own institution.

Fee info

EUR 250: Students attending Summer School courses during the week pay a discounted fee of 250€ per course.
EUR 400: The fee for attending each Stata® course is 400€, but students attending Summer School courses during the week pay a discounted fee of 250€ per course.