BIOSTATS 640
Intermediate Biostatistics
Biostatistics and Epidemiology
UMass Amherst

 

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1. Review of BIOSTATS 540
2. Regression and Correlation
3. Discrete Distributions
4. Categorical Data Analysis
5. Logistic Regression
6. Introduction to Survival Analysis
7. Analysis of Variance
8. Repeated Measures Analysis
9. Nonparametrics

Assignments (Homeworks and Exams)

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Homeworks

Week Topic Assigned Due Exercises Solutions
1
HW #1
1. Review of BIOSTATS 540
1-23-2017
1-30-2017
Questions (pdf, 5 pp)

Solutions
Stata Users (pdf, 16 pp)
R Users (pdf, 15 pp)

2 HW #2
2. Regression & Correlation (1 of 2)
1-30-2017
2-8-2017
Questions (pdf, 4 pp)
Download (week02.dta)
Download (larvae.dta)

Solutions
Stata Users (pdf, 18 pp)
R Users (pdf, 14 pp)


3 HW #3
2. Regression & Correlation (2 of 2)
2-5-2017
2-15-2017
Solutions
Stata Users (pdf, 8 pp)
R Users (pdf, 7 pp)
4 Lab Sessions: R and Stata
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NO homework this week - Use this week to work on your test!
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5 HW #4
3. Discrete Distributions
2-20-2017
3-1-2017
Questions (pdf, 1 pp)
Solutions
Stata Users (pdf, 3 pp)
R Users (pdf, 3 pp)
6 HW #5
4. Categorical Data Analysis
3-2-2017
3-8-2017
Solutions
Stata Users (pdf, 14 pp)
R Users (pdf, 11 pp)
7 HW #6
5. Logistic Regression
3-14-2017
3-22-2017
Solutions
Stata Users (11 pp)
R Users (pdf, 14 pp)
9 HW #7
6. Survival Analysis
3-27-2017
4-5-2017
Questions (pdf, 2 pp)
Solutions
Stata Users (pdf, 9 pp)
R Users (pdf, 9 pp)
11 HW #8
7. Analysis of Variance (1 of 2)
4-10-2017
4-19-2017
Solutions
Stata (pdf, 13 pp)
R Users (pdf, 14 pp)

Exams

Exam Topics Posted Due Questions Solutions
1 1. Review of BIOSTATS 540
2. Regression & Correlation
2-12-2017 2-27-2017 Questions (pdf, 17 pp) Solutions
(by email request)
2 3. Discrete Distributions
4. Categorical Data Analysis
5. Logistic Regression
3-27-2017 4-10-2017 Questions (pdf, 13 pp) Solutions
(by email request)
3 7. Analysis of Variance
4-24-2017 5-8-2017 Questionss (pdf, 13 pp)  




 

 

 

 

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