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Biostatistics Lecture Series


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The faculty of the MCW Division of Biostatistics present a yearly statistical lecture series targeted at basic and clinical investigators. The series provides an introduction to statistical techniques and concepts used in medical research; a wide range of topics are included. Lectures are given on Fridays throughout the Fall and Spring semesters. Print the 2014-2015 Lecture Series brochure.


2014-2015 Lecture Series Schedule

Main Statistical Concepts in Medical Literature
Ruta Brazauskas, PhD
Thursday, September 18, 2014
4:00-5:00 pm
Froedtert West Building - 6NT

Simple Statistics and Graphics in Excel
Rodney Sparapani, PhD
Thursday, October 16, 2014
4:00-5:00 pm
Froedtert West Building - 6NT

Statistical Considerations in Grant Writing
Aniko Szabo, PhD
Thursday, November 20, 2014
4:00-5:00 pm
Froedtert West Building - 9NT

Introduction to Linear and Logistic Regression
Sergey Tarima, PhD
February 2015
4:00-5:00 pm

Basic Concepts of Bayesian Statistics
Prakash Laud, PhD and Anjishnu Banerjee, PhD
March 2015
4:00-5:00 pm

REDCap:Build Your Research Database                                                                                                                                                                 Dan Eastwood, MS                                                                                                                                                                                                   April 2015                                                                                                                                                                                                           4:00-5:00pm                                                                                                                                                                                                       TBD


Previous Lectures:


All previous biostatistical lectures are available for viewing on our BiostatisticsMCW YouTube page.



Continuing Medical and Professional Education (CME) Credit Available:

Attend any Biostatistics lecture and you can receive CME Credit if you qualify.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education to physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.0 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.
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