Applied Health Statistics

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Why study Applied Health Statistics at Dundee?

The application of statistical methods plays an essential role within the medical sciences and health related disciplines. This course will provide students with the understanding and practical expertise in applying cutting-edge statistical methods that are widely used in health and medical research and in epidemiology.

A major strength of the course is that it focuses on the application of statistical methods, giving students the experience in handling and analysing data.

This course shares core modules with the Master of Public Health course.

Flexible Degrees

The table below shows the flexibility of the degrees offered:

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Why study Applied Health Statistics at Dundee?

The application of statistical methods plays an essential role within the medical sciences and health related disciplines. This course will provide students with the understanding and practical expertise in applying cutting-edge statistical methods that are widely used in health and medical research and in epidemiology.

A major strength of the course is that it focuses on the application of statistical methods, giving students the experience in handling and analysing data.

This course shares core modules with the Master of Public Health course.

Flexible Degrees

The table below shows the flexibility of the degrees offered:

Degree Length of study Full time Part time MSc 12 months 24 months PGDiploma 9 months 18 months What's so good about studying Applied Health Statistics at Dundee?

Dundee is ideally placed to deliver this course. Co-Director of the course, Professor Peter Donnan, leads the Dundee Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit (DEBU) and is Co-Director of the Tayside Clinical Trials Unit (TCTU) which has UK registration.

The Division also houses the internationally renowned Health Informatics Centre (HIC) which provides researchers access to anonymised record-linked routinely collected NHS patient datasets for the whole population. Students will therefore be working in a research rich environment for both observational studies and clinical trials where a variety of study designs and data analyses are used to improve health and the quality of healthcare.

Who should study this course?

The course is particularly apposite for researchers working in health related areas or the pharmaceutical industry; for health professionals who are interested in study design or data interpretation; and for information analysts.

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