Biostatistics for beginners

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Biostatistics for beginners

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Dr. Sabyasachi SenguptaOphthalmologist; Founder, Future Vision Eye Care, Mumbai; Associate Editor, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

Dr. Sabyasachi Sengupta - R Upskill Training Instructor Profile Image Dr. Sabyasachi Sengupta

Get the skills to analyze and interpret data pertaining to your research with this well-structured program that explains the basic and advanced concepts of statistics, including how it can help you present your findings effectively.

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1 hour 10 mins

English

video

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7 modules

What you learn

An introduction to biostatistical concepts

How to interpret data and check for errors

Advanced statistics and how you can apply it

How to analyze and present data for your research

Description

All data that you record as part of your research needs to be decoded, analyzed and presented to support your research findings. In fact, you will not just need to document data correctly but also watch out for errors that might occur while applying formulas and parameters to derive conclusions. This is essential to deliver an accurate research study that will reach a wider audience and drive impact across the world.

In this well-structured program, you will master the skill of making and using Excel sheets to document and calculate your data, as well as other vital concepts pertaining to biostatistics and how to apply them. You will learn about the elusive ‘variable’, the basic building blocks of biostatistics, and the role it plays in advanced statistics, including the best ways to graphically represent it. The program also presents you with expert tips on how to communicate with a bio-statistician, which is a critical aspect when designing your study. By the end of the program, you’ll be able to wield data correctly and present your research findings effectively.

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Modules

LECTURE 1 |Video

An introduction to biostatistics

1min

LECTURE 2 |Video

What is a variable?

11 mins

LECTURE 3 |Video

Making excel sheets

14 mins

LECTURE 4 |Video

Descriptive Statistics

10 mins

LECTURE 5 |Video

Analytic Statistics

10 mins

LECTURE 6 |Video

Advanced Statistics

13 mins

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Dr. Sabyasachi Sengupta - R Upskill Training Instructor

Dr. Sabyasachi Sengupta

Ophthalmologist; Founder, Future Vision Eye Care, Mumbai; Associate Editor, Indian Journal of Ophthalmology

5 courses by this instructor

Dr. Sabyasachi Sengupta currently the Associate Editor of the Indian journal of Ophthalmology. Dr. Sengupta went on to do a postdoctoral research fellowship at the world-renowned Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA. He also did a one-year course in Biostatistics at the Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University. During his stint…

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Multiple formats (Video, Text, PDF)

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Developed by senior academics

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Trusted by global institutions

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Only 31% of researchers are offered training to support their skill development.

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Trusted by global institutions


World-class instructors

PhD, John Hopkins University School of Medicine

PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Professor, Kent State University, Ohio

Founder, Codemy