The course aims to develop abilities for using statistical models for the analysis of life science data. During the course, the statistical methodology will be complemented by effective applications on real data using the R software. Students attending the course will achieve the required conceptual knowledge in order to implement useful statistical tools for analysing life science data
Descriptive statistics, parametric and non parametric test. Introduction to randomized controlled trial. Basics of R software.
Slides provide by the teacher
Norman G., Streiner D.I. (2015), Biostatistica Tutto quello che avreste voluto sapere, Seconda edizione, A cura di Giovanni Capelli, Casa Editrice Ambrosiana. Distribuzione esclusiva Zanichelli
Traditional lectures and R laboratory.
The assessment is based on a oral examination aiming to evaluate the capacity of student to manage empirical data and an establishes the student’s knowledge on statistical methodology.