STAT 560 Biostatistical Methods
Prerequisite: STAT 346 and a course in statistics, or STAT 344; and working knowledge of SAS.
Course Description: Focuses on biostatistical aspects of design and analysis of biomedical studies, including epidemiologic observational studies and randomized clinical trials. Topics include randomization principle, confounding, ethics in human experimentation, methods of randomization, stratification, primary outcome analyses, covariate-adjusted analyses, epidemiologic measures, and sample size and power computation.
When Offered: Spring