Longitudinal and Correlated Data (LCD)
EPI, MBB, PDT, PSI, LMR, CDA
PREREQUISITES: Epidemiology, Mathematical Background for Biostatistics, Probability and Distribution Theory, Principles of Statistical Inference, Linear Models, Categorical Data and Generalised Linear Models
To enable students to apply appropriate methods to the analysis of data arising from longitudinal (repeated measures) epidemiological or clinical studies, and from studies with other forms of clustering (cluster sample surveys, cluster randomised trials, family studies) that will produce non-exchangeable outcomes.
Dr John Holmes
University of Melbourne, School of Population and Global Health Semester 1