Practical session at a 'Lung Function Testing in the Workplace - Introductory Level' course

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Introductory Medical Statistics - two day course

Category: statistical

27 September, 2018

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Three rates are available - please select the rate applicable to you:

  • Student/trainee concessionary: £175
  • First ten NHLI/RBH delegates (non-student/trainee) concessionary: £280
  • Academic/NHS/corporate: £350

Delegates are asked to choose two out of three breakout sessions (45 minutes each; Day 2) when registering online (card payments only).  If they intend to register via invoice or [for Imperial College] internal payment, they are required to choose their sessions before registering.  Details are provided upon enquiry about the course. 

Course description:

Two-day event designed to introduce anyone who uses statistics in their work or research to:

- statistical concepts including: epidemiological study design

- identifying and describing different data types

- selection of appropriate statistical tests (two and three group scenarios)

- calculation of sample size for basic study designs

- principles behind various forms of regression analysis, including survival analysis.

Suitable for - Doctors, nurses, clinical research fellows and postgraduate students

Accreditation by the Royal College of Physicians (12 CPD points) currently sought.

Venue (map can be viewed here) -

National Heart and Lung Institute

Education Centre, Paul Wood Lecture Theatre

Guy Scadding Building

Dovehouse Street

London SW3 6LY

Feedback -

"Really useful sessions. Good amount of overlap and recap during each session. Good to practise examples"

“I think this is a really good course.  The tutors made every effort to explain the analyses, why you use then, what you must think about when designing a study, etc.   For the first time ever I actually understand statistics!"

"This course came highly recommended, and I was impressed. Excellent revision, and applied to practical examples"

"Very useful; enjoyable.  Will be recommending to colleagues. Thanks."

"Excellent speakers – infectious enthusiasm."

"Very good. Really one of the best courses in my life."

"All the lecturers explained the concepts very clearly and showed great patience. All the slides were very clear; examples and exercises well thought-out.”

Next dates after this: tbc