Biostatistics develops and applies statistical designs and analysis methods for biomedical research to turn data into knowledge. With the emergence of big data, biostatistics expertise is in even greater demand than before.
At Michigan Public Health, you'll learn how to use statistical and computational methods for survival, longitudinal, and other data types—including big data— based on Bayesian, frequentist, and other algorithmic approaches. You will learn how to apply the methods in fields such as computational biology, genetics, survey research, cancer biology, and electronic health records research.
Individualized Health Decisions; A Biostatistics Call to ArmsThe University of Michigan Department of Biostatistics presents the 2018 Rod Little Lectureship awarded to Scott Zeger, Ph.D., Professor of Biostatistics and Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and School of Medicine
September 20, 2018 - Link to presentation
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