After this course, I have a high level understanding of the various advantages and disadvantages of the commonly used adaptive designs. I will use this information to propose Adaptive Designs at my workplace.
More and more medical students are submitting systematic reviews and associated meta-analyses, to meet research exposure requirements, in the Basic Sciences Programs of their medical school education, here in the Caribbean. The course provided me with a unique and much appreciated opportunity to learn much more about…
I really enjoyed this course and found it sufficiently challenging, although well explained and the instructor was very approachable and explained concepts and addressed questions clearly and fairly. Looking forward to Biostats 2!
This course has given me a much better understanding of biostatistics and will allow me to gain more from my campus based studies.
The theory was clear and well explained; which allowed me to tackle very unfamiliar concepts with relative ease. I feel I now have a really firm foundation on which to build and have been encouraged by this course to keep learning and working towards going…
Gave me some insights in designing experimental studies, analysis of such eg matched case controls studies, and survial analysis. The course was a master piece. I like the style and I will take more courses.
The instructor was exceptional at answering unclear issues raised and pointing you to right materials to further help your understanding
Very good instructor! He interacted meaningfully with students throughout the week. Was open to all questions and displayed expertise of material. Iterative grading was helpful.
This was one of the best Statistics.com courses I've taken. I'm basing this comment on the online active text and video components - very clear!
This course fundamentally deepened my understanding of statistics and studies. I will certainly apply the knowledge gained as often as possible. Absolutely vital course for understanding basic epidemiology, studies and statistics. I would recommend that everyone get a copy of the textbook before class though. It complements the…
Since I started the Epidemiology Statistics class, I've had a much better understanding of the other staffs' concerns.
A very nice introduction to the subject. As someone without any real background in epidemiology, now moving into an area where I need it, this course was very helpful indeed.
I really enjoyed this course. Great recorded lectures and materials. Questions on the discussion forums were very, very good
This is an excellent course with a lot covered beyond expectation. The teacher assistant was very responsive to queries and comments
The instructor was nice and answered the questions on the discussion board clearly. The teacher assistant was really helpful when I worked on the assignments. I appreciate it and thank you very much!
Dr. Rothstein is an excellent instructor. I have taught blended classes and know that instructor responses are crucial to the quality of discussion threads. Dr. Rothstein's responses are excellent: informative and kind!
I will be using the methodology of meta-analysis for my dissertation which is on effective schools. This will help me in my work as I am a principal of an elementary school and want to know which strategies have the greatest impact on student achievement