Science - Course - Statistical Consultancy in Health Care

  • Course Code: STAT619
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3crs.)
  • Course Type: Pathway: Health (PH)

Course Description

This course provides training in statistical consulting. Applications of commonly encountered statistical methods are explored in the consulting environment. Written and oral communication skills are emphasized, and ethical aspects of consulting are introduced. Topics: Introduction to Statistical Consulting, Communication, Methodological Aspects, A Consulting Project from A to Z, Introduction to the Case Studies, Case Studies from Group I, Case Studies from Group II, Case Studies from Group III, Additional Case Studies. Textbook: Cabrera, J. and McDougal, A. 2002. Statistical Consulting. Springer: New York.