University of Michigan
Data Science for Health Research Specialization
University of Michigan

Data Science for Health Research Specialization

Wrangle, Visualize and Analyze Health Data. Import, process data and fit basic statistical models to analyze health outcome data, all in the R statistical environment

Taught in English

Bhramar Mukherjee
Philip S. Boonstra

Instructors: Bhramar Mukherjee

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Specialization - 3 course series

What you'll learn

  • Become knowledgeable about and conversant in the R environment

  • Format and manipulate data within R into suitable formats

  • Develop an intuition for doing exploratory data analysis

  • Develop a workflow in R

Skills you'll gain

Category: Data Wrangling
Category: R Coding
Category: Data Visualization
Category: Exploratory Data Analysis
Category: Data Exploration

What you'll learn

  • Become knowledgeable about the concept of statistical modeling and the basics of statistical inference

  • Recognize, fit, and interpret a simple linear regression model

  • Develop intuition to fit and interpret a multiple regression model

Skills you'll gain

Category: Probability And Statistics
Category: Linear Regression
Category: Statistical Analysis
Category: Statistical Model
Category: Statistical Modeling
Category: Data Analysis

What you'll learn

  • Understand how binary outcomes arise and know the difference between prevalence, risk ratios, and odds ratios

  • Use logistic regression to estimate and interpret the association between one or more predictors and a binary outcome

  • Understand the principles for using logistic regression to make predictions and assessing the quality of those predictions

Skills you'll gain

Category: Probability And Statistics
Category: Logistic Regression
Category: Statistical Analysis
Category: Statistical Modeling
Category: Data Analysis

Instructors

Bhramar Mukherjee
University of Michigan
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