module 22: understanding fundamental statistical concepts: points of significance

module 22: understanding fundamental statistical concepts: points of significance

  • module 22: understanding fundamental statistical concepts: points of significance
    19/09/2019
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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    Thu 19/09: 9.30 am - 5.00 pm | S9 room 3.1

Course details

week 2


Abstract

Are you concerned about how reproducible your data derived results will be? Have you seen statistics in a class but want to dig deeper? Are you using a statistical method but wonder if it is the best one to use? This course will present some points of significance with respect to basic statistical methods.


Course structure

Topics:

  • Importance of being uncertain
  • Error Bars
  • Data Visualisation
  • Data Transformations
  • Handling Missing data: The basics


Prerequisites

No prerequisites are required.


Instructor

Dr. Emmanuel Abatih is a post-doctoral research fellow at Ghent University and he works as the FLAMES coordinator for UGent and as a statistical consultant for FIRE. He obtained a PhD in Life Sciences in 2008 at the University of Copenhagen on the topic: “Assessment of the impact of the non-human use of Antimicrobial Agents on the Selection, Transmission and Distribution of Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria” . He worked for the Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM) in Antwerp, as a post doc assistant on topics including: space-time analysis, diagnostic test evaluation, transmission dynamic modeling and risk analysis. He has supervised/co-supervised over 30 masters and 7 PhD students. He has experience with R, python, SATSCAN, SAS and STATA.


Venue:  

Venue Phone: +32 9 264 48 84

Venue Website:

Address:
Krijgslaan 281, Gent, 9000, Belgium

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