Faculty Development

Introduction to Biostatistics: Identifying and Avoiding Common Errors

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

4:00 PM To 6:00 PM VIA ZOOM

Event Description

In this virtual session, Dr. Hillel Cohen will review some key topics in biostatistics, focusing on defining the p value and confidence interval and their limitations. He will demonstrate how to interpret statistical significance and how to identify and avoid common errors in statistical analysis.

Dr. Cohen is a masterful teacher, and this session promises to be a great opportunity for those wishing build on or refresh their skills in basic biostatistics.

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

•Define the p value and confidence interval and their limitations.

•Demonstrate how to interpret statistical significance.

•Identify how to avoid common errors in statistical analysis.

Target Audience

Faculty

Faculty Development Track

Career Development

Speaker:

Hillel W. Cohen, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.
Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Population Health

Continuing Medical Education Credits

Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This event will be Zoomed.

This is a past event, and is not open for registration.

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