from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Application of statistics to the analysis of biological and medical data.
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- n. The application of statistics to the study and analysis of biological and medical data
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Vital statistics.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a branch of biology that studies biological phenomena and observations by means of statistical analysis
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Formal didactic training in biostatistics and epidemiology is provided through coursework at The University of Pennsylvania's Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), culminating in receipt of a Master's in Clinical Epidemiology or Public Health.
Alternatively fellows can take individual courses in biostatistics and epidemiology at the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania.
Directed by Dr. Scott Lorch, this seminar provides didactic and practical experience in biostatistics, clinical epidemiology, and clinical study design.
Deanne Taylor is the program director of the bioinformatics graduate program at Brandeis University, as well as a research scientists in biostatistics at the Harvard NIEHS Center for Environmental Health. rENNISance woman is the blog of Cath Ennis, research development facilitator at BC Cancer Research Centre in Vancouver.
We could have at some more Republican hacks now, like Steven Milloy, the Junkman of Science, who says he has a masters in biostatistics from Johns Hopkins, but to judge from the ISI Web of Science, not a single peer reviewed scientific publication.
Steve Milloy who started that has a total of zero peer reviewed publications, a masters degree in biostatistics from Johns Hopkins which requires no substantial thesis, and yet somehow is supposed to be an expert on what is junk in science.
Granted, biostatistics are not easy to understand, and harder to explain to a lay audience.
Dr. Donald Berry, head of biostatistics at the M.D.
Donald Berry, a professor of biostatistics at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, said the two studies "provide no evidence that living or working in the former shadow of the World Trade Center increases one's risk of anything."
A structured curriculum for continuous education in fetal and neonatal physiology and pathophysiology, biostatistics and epidemiology, evidence-based practices, and academic career development