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BCC is now offering a certificate course in biostatistics based on the syllabus Medical students and course is mainly for the, > MSc Nursing Students > MPH Students > MBBS/MD Students > Nursing/Medical/ pharmaceutical faculties. The course is conducted on two Sundays [June] which approximates to 10 hours of contact. If you wish to register or know more about the course, drop a mail to biostathelp.bcc@gmail.com


  • Date: 6/6/2021 09:00 AM - 13/6/2021 01:00 PM
  • Location Online Event

Description

ACTIVITIES

With an overall focus on problem based learning, the activities included in the course are:

  • Briefing concepts
  • Hands-on sessions using SPSS
  • Problem solving
  • Assignments
  • Group discussions
  • Exam

DETAILED COURSE CONTENTS

  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Sampling methods
  • Random and non-random sampling methods
  • Systematic sampling
  • Stratified sampling
  • Cluster sampling
  • Multistage sampling
  • Convenience sampling
  • Quota sampling
  • Snowball sampling
  • Data summarization methods 
  • Measures of averages
  • Measures of dispersion
  • Normal distribution 
  • Properties and applications
  • Methods to check the normality
  •  Histogram method
  • Shapiro test
  • KS test
  • Statistical inference 
  • Standard error
  • Confidence interval
  • Sampling distribution
  • Basic principles of testing of hypothesis
  • Parametric testing of hypothesis
    • Independent samples t- test
    • One way ANOVA
    • Paired sample t test
    • Repeated measures ANOVA
  • Non Parametric testing of hypothesis
  • Signed rank test
  • Mann Whitney U test
  • Kruskal Wallis test
  • Friedman’s ANOVA
  • Tests of associations 
  • Chi-square test
  •  Fisher’s exact test
  • Correlation and regression analysis
  • Correlation analysis
  • Simple linear regression
  • Multiple linear regression
  • Sample size estimation
  • Introduction to the basics of sample size estimation
  • Sample size calculation for,
  • Estimation of mean
  • Estimation of proportion
  • Comparison of means
  • Comparison of proportions
  • Epidemiological Measures 
  • Rate and Ratio
  •  Proportion
  • Incidence  and Prevalence
  • Risk difference
  • Risk ratio (RR)
  • Odds ratio (OR)
  • Epidemiological study designs
  • Descriptive
  • Analytical
  • Experimental designs
  • Measures of agreement
  • Kappa statistic
  • Balnd Altman Analysis

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REGISTRATION FEES : INR 4000 - Course fee includes course study materials

NOTE:  Pay just 3000 INR only  - if you are a BCC member or if more than three participants from same institute ; Pay 2000 INR  if you are a student.

BATCH III, 2021

06 & 13 June 2021 [Time: 9AM -1 PM]

SELECTION CRITERIA

Selection is purely based on a first-come-first-serve basis, with an intake of 20 participants per batch.

Interested participants can avail admission to the course through email. Mail us to confirm your seat at biostathelp.bcc@gmail.com

Please note the following instructions

  • Admission to the course can be obtained ONLY through email registration at biostathelp.bcc@gmail.com
  • Admission will be confirmed only after the successful payment of course fee.
  • Course fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
  • Batch change will not be permitted - participants enrolled to a batch have to complete the course in the same batch.

Mail us to confirm at biostathelp.bcc@gmail.com