Using R for Basic Stats, Oct/Nov 2022

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  • Using R for Basic StatsOct 31, 2022 - Nov 3, 20229:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location

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

Address:
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.

Description:

This 3-day hands-on and in-person workshop, presented by CHI’s Data Science platform, will show you how to do basic statistical analyses using R. We will be emphasizing intuition over math as we review key statistical concepts and how they relate to the most commonly used basic statistical methods: t-tests, chi-square tests, linear and logistic regression analyses. More advanced methods may be introduced, including: multiple regression and analysis of variance.

Previous introductory experience with R, and experience with basic statistical ideas, is required for this workshop.  To register for our “R for Absolute Beginners” workshop, click here. Contact the instructors before registering if you have not taken our R for Absolute Beginners workshop (or some equivalent).

Sessions will be held from 9am to 12pm (CT) on Monday, October 31st; Wednesday, November 2nd, and Thursday, November 3rd.


Learning Objectives:

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 how and when to apply different statistical methods.
  • Greater comfort interpreting statistical results and checking their assumptions.
  • Greater appreciation for situations where more advanced techniques might be appropriate

Cost:

$50.00 – Academic, Researchers and Students


 


Contact Information:

For more information, please click here to email Olawale Ayilara and Robert Balshaw.


Registration Cancellation Policy:

A registration refund will be made upon written request on or before October 26th. A $35 administrative fee will be retained. No refunds will be made for cancellations after this date.

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