Courses Taught by Bhramar Mukherjee
BIOSTAT499: Transforming Analytical Learning in the Era of Big Data
- Undergraduate level
- Spring-Summer term(s) for residential students;
- 3 Credit Hour(s) for residential students;
- Instructor(s): Mukherjee, Bhramar Zawistowski, Matt (Residential);
- Prerequisites: Admission to BDSI Program
- Description: The "Transforming Analytical Learning in the Era of Big Data" course is a a six week undergraduate summer program that exposes students to diverse techniques, skills and problems in the field of Big Data and Human Health. Students receive a broad and interdisciplinary introduction to statistical theory and concepts during morning lectures led by faculty from across campus. Afternoons are spent in small faculty-mentored research groups analyzing real big datasets to address focused research questions. The course also includes professional development designed to prepare students for the graduate school application process.
- Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of the course, students will have the skills required to pursue graduate studies in Big Data science.
BIOSTAT698: Modern Statistical Methods in Epidemiologic Studies
- Graduate level
- Fall term(s) for residential students;
- 4 Credit Hour(s) for residential students;
- Instructor(s): Mukherjee, Bhramar (Residential);
- Not offered 2020-2021
- Prerequisites: EPID600, BIOSTAT522 and BIOSTAT523 for epid students; BIOSTAT650, BIOSTAT651 for biostat students
- Advisory Prerequisites: EPID 798 for epid students; BIOSTAT 695 for Biostat students
- Description: The goal of this pilot course is to create an interdisciplinary educational experience for Ph.D. students in Epidemiology (also available as an optional elective for Masters students in Biostatistics) through a uniquely designed course that contains lectures on advanced biostatistical methods, but places them in the context of epidemiological applications.
- This course is cross-listed with EPID815.