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Logistic Regression [ESP66]

Course highlights

ECTS

1.4

Start date

7 August 2017

End date

11 August 2017

Course days

Monday to Friday (5 full days)

Course time

From 8:45 till 16:00

Faculty

Prof. Stanley Lemeshow

Course fee

€ 1580

Location

Erasmus MC, Rotterdam NL

Level

Intermediate
Advanced

Prerequisites

Solid course on linear and multiple regression.

Disciplines

  • Biostatistics
  • Advanced Statistics

Course Materials

Notes: A course booklet containing copies of the overhead transparencies used in the lectures, homework assignments and other material will be distributed on the first day of classes.

Book: Applied Logistic Regression, 2nd Ed, Hosmer D, and Lemeshow S.A Wiley-Interscience Publication, John Wiley & Sons Inc., New York, NY, 2000.

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Description

Faculty: Prof. Stanley Lemeshow, PhD

This course provides theoretical and practical training for biostatisticians, epidemiologists and professionals of related disciplines in statistical modeling with particular emphasis on logistic regression. The increasingly popular logistic regression model has become the standard method for regression analysis of binary, multinomial and ordinal response data in the health sciences.

Objectives

- Students will learn methods of statistical modeling when the response variable is nominal or ordinal scale.
- Students will become familiar with statistical software packages for computing binary, multinomial, ordinal and conditional logistic regression models.

Assessment

Attendance