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Programa de cursos integrados
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Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Prazos flexíveis

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Nível iniciante

Nível iniciante

The recommended math prerequisite is up through and including basic algebra including logarithms and the equation of a line.

Horas para completar

Aprox. 9 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponíveis

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

O que você vai aprender

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    Calculate continuous data measures

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    Interpret data visualizations

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    Analyze binary data

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    Analyze time to event data

Habilidades que você terá

StatisticsNormal Distributionsummary measuresbinary data
Programa de cursos integrados
100% online

100% online

Comece imediatamente e aprenda em seu próprio cronograma.
Prazos flexíveis

Prazos flexíveis

Redefinir os prazos de acordo com sua programação.
Nível iniciante

Nível iniciante

The recommended math prerequisite is up through and including basic algebra including logarithms and the equation of a line.

Horas para completar

Aprox. 9 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 3-4 hours/week...
Idiomas disponíveis

Inglês

Legendas: Inglês

Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

Semana
1
Horas para completar
1 hora para concluir

The Role of Statistics in Public Health Research

Within this learning module, you will learn how statistics are used within public heath research. Topics covered include study design types, data types, and data summarization. You will complete a practice quiz before completing a graded quiz. ...
Reading
6 vídeos (total de (Total 64 mín.) min), 1 teste
Video6 videos
Introduction and Overview11min
Samples Versus Population11min
Considerations with Regard to Study Design22min
Data Types and Summarization8min
Additional Examples9min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Practice Quiz: The Role of Statistics in Public Health Research
Horas para completar
4 horas para concluir

Continuous Data Measures

Module two involves several lectures, a practice quiz and a graded quiz. Topics include summary statistics, visual displays, role of sample size, and continuous data. ...
Reading
6 vídeos (total de (Total 110 mín.) min), 2 testes
Video6 videos
Useful Summary Statistics24min
Visual Displays16min
The Role of Sample Size on Sample Based Estimates16min
Comparing Distributions of Continuous Data16min
Additional Examples11min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Practice: Continuous Data Measuress
Continuous Data Measures20min
Semana
2
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

The Normal Distribution

The focus of this module is on normal distribution. Topics covered include defining the standard normal distribution, and application of principles of normal distribution to sample data. There is a practice quiz where you can test your knowledge before completing the graded quiz. ...
Reading
5 vídeos (total de (Total 75 mín.) min), 2 testes
Video5 videos
The Standard Normal Distribution Defined19min
Applying the Principles of the Normal Distribution to Sample Data to Estimate Characteristics of Population Data26min
What Happens When We Apply the Properties of the Normal Distribution to Data Not Approximately Normal: A Warning13min
Additional Examples12min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Practice: The Normal Distribution30min
The Normal Distributions
Semana
3
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Binary Data

Module four covers binary data and its significance. In addition to lectures, you will complete a practice quiz and a graded quiz. ...
Reading
6 vídeos (total de (Total 78 mín.) min), 2 testes
Video6 videos
Binary Data: Definition and Summarization (Binomial Distribution, P-Hat, SD)11min
Comparing Distributions of Binary Data: Risk Difference and Relative Risk22min
Comparing Distributions of Binary Data: Odds Ratios16min
A Brief Note About Ratios (Will Also Be Revisited Later in the Course)12min
Additional Examples13min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Practice: Binary Data20min
Binary Datas
Semana
4
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Dealing with the Element of Time

In module five, you will explore how time is defined and studied in relation to data and learn about the Kaplan-Meir curve. In addition to a practice quiz, you will complete a graded quiz and project. ...
Reading
6 vídeos (total de (Total 85 mín.) min), 2 testes
Video6 videos
Time to Event Data: Definition (Censoring) and Numerical Summary Measures (Incidence Rates)24min
Numerically Comparing Groups on Time to Event Outcomes11min
Summarizing Time-to-Event Data, Graphically27min
Graphically Comparing Groups on Time to Event Outcomes9min
Additional Examples10min
Quiz2 exercícios práticos
Practice: Dealing with the Element of Time
Dealing with Elements of Times
Horas para completar
2 horas para concluir

Course Project

During this module, you get the chance to demonstrate what you've learned by putting yourself in the shoes of biostatistical consultant on two different studies, one about asthma medication and the other about self-administration of injectable contraception. The two research teams have asked you to help them interpret previously published results in order to inform the planning of their own studies....
Reading
1 leitura, 1 teste
Reading1 leituras
Biostatistical Consulting Project30min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Course Project Quizs

Instrutores

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John McGready, PhD, MS

Associate Scientist, Biostatistics
Bloomberg School of Public Health

Sobre Johns Hopkins University

The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world....

Sobre o Programa de cursos integrados Biostatistics in Public Health

This specialization is intended for public health and healthcare professionals, researchers, data analysts, social workers, and others who need a comprehensive concepts-centric biostatistics primer. Those who complete the specialization will be able to read and respond to the scientific literature, including the Methods and Results sections, in public health, medicine, biological science, and related fields. Successful learners will also be prepared to participate as part of a research team....
Biostatistics in Public Health

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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