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 Biostatistics 140.624
 Statistical Methods in Public Health IV

  Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Date

Class  

Event

Lecture Topic


Tues
Mar 28
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1  

Introduction to course; overview of Stata 
 

Thurs
Mar 30
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2  

Review multiple linear regression (MLR)
 

Tues
Apr 4
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3

MLR: Examples; normality checking; EDA
 

Thurs
Apr 6
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4

e-Quiz 1 due 
(Fri Apr 7 @11:59p)
 

MLR: Example: regression diagnostics
 

Tues
Apr 11
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5  

MLR: Collinearity; selection of variables
 

Thurs
Apr 13
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6

e-Quiz 2 due 
Fri Apr 14 @11:59p
 

MLR: Longitudinal data analysis, GEE, random effects/multi-level models
 
Tues
Apr 18
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7

Draft abstract due 
Wed 19 Apr @ 11:59p
 

MLR: Percentiles, robust MLR, missing data, imputation

 

Thurs
Apr 20
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8

e-Quiz 3 due 
(Apr 21)
 

Review logistic regression (LR)
 

Tues
Apr 25
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9

 

LR: Model checking; detailed example; classification; cross validation; meta-analysis

 

Thurs
Apr 27
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10

e-Quiz 4 due 
(Apr 28)
 

LR: Ordinal and polytomous categorical responses

 

Tues
May 2
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11

LR: Multinomial logistic regression; examples
 

Thurs
May 4
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12

EXAM

 

Tues
May 9
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13

e-Quiz 5 due 
(Wed, May 10)
 

LR: Conditional logistic; other logistic regression topics
 

Thurs
May 11
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14  

Review log-linear (Poisson) regression (LLR); LLR for contingency tables

 

Tues
May 16
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15

Project due:
graduates

Review survival analysis (SA); survival curves, Kaplan-Meier estimate, log-rank test, parametric and non-parametric models
 

Thurs
May 18
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16

Project due:
non-graduates

SA: Cox proportional hazards regression model, diagnostics and model checking, example; time-dependent covariates, multiple events, recurrent events, clustered survival data 


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