Setting Up an Analytic Data Set for Health Research

This seminar will introduce participants to the basic concepts of designing a data dictionary for a dataset to be used for the purpose of statistical analysis. Topics will include; the difference between a variable name in the dataset and the description of the variable in clinical or lay terms, comparison of categorical, dichotomous, continuous and date/time formats, and different data structures (repeated measures, multiple outcomes, etc.).

To Register email: RMU@nshealth.ca

Date/Time:

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 9:00am - 11:00am

Event Type:

General

Target Audience:

employees

Location Details:

RMU Room, Room 114, Centre for Clinical Research, 5790 University Ave, Halifax NS