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  • Using R for Basic StatsAug 20, 2019 - Aug 22, 20199:00 am - 12:00 pm


UM Bannatyne: Chown Building: Room 474, George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation

753 McDermot Ave., Chown Building, Room 474, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3E 0T6

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Please note that previous introductory experience with R, and experience with basic statistical ideas, is required for this workshop.

Registration for our “R for Absolute Beginners” workshop is Now Full.



This hands-on workshop will get you ready to do basic statistical analyses in R. Previous introductory experience with R (e.g, our “R for Absolute Beginners”) and with basic statistical ideas (e.g., courses in research methods or introductory statistics) will be assumed. We will discuss: odds ratios, correlations, t-tests, chi-squared tests, and linear and logistic regression. More advanced methods may be introduced, including: multiple regression, analysis of variance.


At the conclusion of this workshop the participant will have:

  • Ability to conduct basic statistical analyses of your own data using R.
  • Increased understanding of when to use t-tests, chi-square tests, linear and logistic regression and how to do so in R.
  • Greater appreciation for situations where more advanced techniques might be appropriate.


$50.00 – Academic, Researchers and Students

Contact Information:

For more information, please email DataScience@chimb.ca.

Registration Cancellation Policy:

A registration refund will be made upon written request on or before August 9, 2019. A $35 administrative fee will be retained. No refunds will be made for cancellations after this date.

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Program Coordinator

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    Amanda Osorio

    Training, Education and Event Coordinator
    George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation
    Tel: 204-594-5348
    Fax: 204-594-5394
    Email: aosorio@wrha.mb.ca