Biostatistics Short Course for Junior Faculty and Fellows in Academic Medicine

The Center for Biostatistics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is offering a NIH/NIGMS-funded Applied Statistical Independence in Biological Systems (ASIBS) Short Course in January, 2017. The course is designed to train junior faculty and fellows from academic medical centers to become proficient in biostatistical methodology and statistical computing.

  • Seven weeks of online statistical theory instruction plus five days of in-person, hands-on statistical computing instruction.
  • Course runs from January 9 – March 3, 2017 – application deadline is November 1, 2016.
  • Participants must be junior faculty or fellows at academic medical institutions in the U.S. and US citizens or eligible non-citizens.
  • Affordable tuition of $375 to be paid upon application acceptance.

To enhance diversity, scholarships will be offered to underrepresented minorities.

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