MEDCG002 Advanced Statistical Methods

Module Title
MEDCG002 Advanced Statistical Methods
Module Value
15
Term
Term 2
Short Description The course aims to teach the students advanced elements of research methodology and statistics. The focus is mainly on interpretation and understanding appropriate methodology.

Module Aims and Objectives
At the end of the course participants will have acquired the skills for understanding, reviewing and using published research with advanced methods.
 Topics
  • Models for binary outcomes (logistic regression)
  • Introduction to survival analysis and Cox regression models
  • Cross-over trials
  • Missing data in health research
  • Introduction to clustered data
  • Systematic reviews and meta-analysis
  • Overview of statistical methods
  • Qualitative methods
Assessment details
  • Unseen 2 hour examination (100%)
 Module Tutor
Dr Gareth Ambler

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