Workshops offered by the Deakin Biostatistics Unit

The Deakin Biostatistics Unit offers a comprehensive range of workshops in quantitative research methods. The goal of these workshops is to stimulate research and to foster the interaction of researchers in the Faculty of Health. The workshops will provide the opportunity for faculty and graduate students to have better understanding of basic principles and methods of biostatistics and research methodology, use basic statistical terminology with ease, identify important directions for future research and facilitate research collaboration.

Upcoming Workshops

Biostatistics Workshops 2020

The 2020 series of Biostatistics Workshops will be offered online using Zoom. Some workshops will be delivered over two consecutive mornings

WorkshopDATETime Main PresenterFacilitator(s)
Introduction to Statistical Reasoning Wednesday, 22 July 2020 10am-1pm L Orellana D Becker
Sample Size and Power Calculations Wednesday, 29 July 2020 10am-1pm

L Orellana

D Becker
Designing Clinical Trials Wednesday, 5 August 2020 10am-1pm L Orellana D Becker
Introduction to SPSS Monday, 10 August 2020 10am-1pm K Wynter D Becker
Designing Observational Studies
This workshop has been rescheduled

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

10am-1pm L Orellana D Becker
Stata Part 1: Getting Started Wednesday, 19 August 2020 10am-1pm H Romaniuk S Bowe & D Becker
Thursday, 20 August 2020 10am-1pm
Stata Part 2: Helpful Tips Wednesday, 26 August 2020 10am-1pm H Romaniuk D Becker
Thursday, 27 August 2020 10am-1pm
Introduction to Linear Regression Models using Stata Wednesday, 2 September 2020 10am-1pm S Bowe D Becker
Thursday, 3 September 2020 10am-1pm
Introduction to Meta-Analysis using Stata 16  Wednesday, 9 September 2020 10am-1pm S Bowe P Owen
Thursday, 10 September 2020 10am-1pm
SPSS Syntax Friday, 11 September 2020 10am-1pm K Wynter D Becker
Introduction to Meta-Regression using Stata 16  Wednesday, 16 September 2020 10am-1pm S Bowe P Owen
Thursday, 17 September 2020 10am-1pm
Introduction to Logistic Regression Models Wednesday, 7 October 2020 10am-1pm M Mohebbi D Becker
Thursday, 8 October 2020 10am-12pm
Stata Part 3:  Graphs Wednesday, 14 October 2020 10am-1pm H Romaniuk D Becker
Survival Analysis  Wednesday, 21 October 2020 10am-1pm M Mohebbi D Becker
Thursday, 22 October 2020 10am-12pm

Please note: courses may be subject to cancellation if insufficient number of participants have registered.

For further information please email the Biostatistics Team on biostatistics-workshops@deakin.edu.au

Previous Workshops

We offer a comprehensive range of workshops in quantitative research methods.  The goal of these workshops is to stimulate research and to foster the interaction of researchers in the Faculty of Health. The workshops will provide the opportunity for faculty and graduate students to have better understanding of basic principles and methods of biostatistics and research methodology, use basic statistical terminology with ease, identify important directions for future research and facilitate research collaboration.

Series of Workshops Offered in 2019

Series of Workshops Offered in 2018

Series of Workshops Offered in 2017

Series of Workshops offered in 2016

Series of Workshops offered in 2015

Series of Workshops offered in 2014

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