Stats for the terrified: Intro to medical statistics & making sense of numbers: interpretation of data

11 Sep 2019

Date: Wednesday 11 September 2019

Time: 9.30am - 4.30pm

Location: Edinburgh

Course description:

**please note the course content and examples relate mainly to medical data**

This is a full day workshop incorporating "An introduction to medical statistics" in the morning and "making sense of numbers: interpretation of data" in the afternoon. The level of presentation is very basic and examples will be used throughout to illustrate the procedures and concepts.

Target audience:

The content is appropriate for those who may need to critically appraise published (quantitative) articles. The morning is directed at those with no, or very limited knowledge of statistics who require a better understanding of how statistics can be used to describe and summarise data. The afternoon is aimed at those who need to interpret numbers but have little or no knowledge of statistics.

Course fees:

Student rate: £46

NHS/Uni early bird rate paid before 31 July 2019: £69

NHS/Uni rate paid after 31 July 2019: £92

Please note there is a cancellation date of Wednesday 28 August 2019, after which you will be charged if you cancel.


For further information and registration details, please refer to the Edinburgh CRF Education Programme website.