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Statistics for Nutrition Research

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Nutrition Society

210 Shepherds Bush Road

London, United Kingdom

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Statistics for Nutrition Research course

9 November 2016

This one day Nutrition Society course will cover experimental design, sample size and power calculations; and to more advanced techniques such as modeling outcomes, ANOVA model selection, linear regression including using and interpreting mixed models. 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Delegates will gain a better understanding of:
• Definition and use of statistical concepts
• Differences between accuracy & precision
• Basic concepts of modeling outcomes
• The linear model when there are multiple explanatory variables (ANOVA, multiple comparisons and regression analysis)
• Sample size and power calculations including handling missing data
• Planning a study & experiment
• Effectively present and share data using reported methods
• Clearly define variables
• Making informed decisions in the design and analysis of research

Trainer

Dr Graham Horgan, Biomathematics Scotland, University of Aberdeen.

Registration

Registration opens at 8:30am. Hand-outs, delegate badges will be made available on your arrival.

Do I need to bring anything?

Please bring a laptop pre-loaded with SPSS software. A 14 trial version is available from the link below (you can uninstall software at the end of the course)

 http://www-01.ibm.com/software/analytics/spss/products/statistics/downloads.html

Pre-reading

In preparation for the course we have selected couple of introductory videos for you to watch at your leisure:

Introduction to SPSS far data analysis: overview of SPSS

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=irwGg45ZX4c    

Introduction to mixed models options in SPSS – analyse repeated measures

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dIv5imb4yqI

Dietary or access requirements

Please let us know if you have dietary or access requirements – email us at training@nutritionsociety.org

CPD

Certificate of Attendances will be handed out at the end of the day. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the course,

 

The Nutrition Society

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