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BIOSTATS 540 - Fall 2021
Introduction to Biostatistics
Biostatistics and Epidemiology
UMass Amherst
Instructor: Carol Bigelow




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1. Summarizing Data

2. Data Visualization

3. Probability: Basics

4. Probabilities in Epidemiology

5. Populations and Samples

6. Bernoulli and Binomal Distributions


7. Normal Distribution


8. Statistical Literacy: Estimation and Hypothesis Testing


9. One Sample Inference

10. Two Sample Inference


11. Chi Square Tests


12. Simple Linear Regression and Correlation

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1. R
2. Art of Stat

August 19, 2021
Dear Fall 2021 visitor to this page,
This page will be updated over the course of the Fall 2021 semester.
For now, I am leaving my prior illustrations incase they might still be useful. Be sure to check back! - cb.


R Users

Handout/Illustration (link)
2021-22 R Handout 2021-22: How to Install R and R Studio MAC Users (pdf, 4 pp)
2021-22 R Handout 2021-22: How to Install R and R Studio WINDOWS Users (pdf, 4 pp)
2021-22 R Handout 2021-22: R Essentials (pdf, 12 pp)
2021-22 R Handout 2021-22: Data Visualization with ggplot2 (pdf, 21 pp)
2021-22 R Handout 2021-22: Epidemiological Tables - The 2x2 Table (pdf, 8 pp)
R Handout 2020-21: Console, Script and R Markdown (pdf, 18 pp)
Want to follow along? Right click to download the R dataset (toy.Rdata)

R Handout 2020-21: Data Visualization with ggplot2 (pdf, 16 pp)
Right click to download the R dataset (framingham.Rdata)
Note - The dataset framingham.Rdata is different than framingham_1000.Rdata. So please download it!

R Handout 2020-21: Epidemiologic Tables - The 2x2 Table (pdf, 8 pp)
R Handout 2020-21: Numerical Summaries (pdf, 8 pp)
Right click to download (lung_demo.xlsx)



Art of Stat Users

Handout/Illustration (link)
2021-22Art of Stat Handout Fall 2021 - Introduction (pdf, 12 pp)
Right click to download excel data (icu_540.xlxs)

2021-22 Art of Stat Handout Fall 2021 Numerical Summaries (pdf, 9 pp)
Right click to download (lung_demo.xlsx)

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