Back to homepage | Course of the Month
Print view

3-Day Certified Course "Introduction to Statistics - An Applied 3-Day Hands-On Workshop with R"

UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology

02.02.2021 - 04.02.2021

UMIT - University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology
Eduard-Wallnofer- Zentrum 1
6060 Hall in Tirol

Course Content

This 3-day interactive course gives an introduction on how to use the statistical software R. It is a "hands-on" workshop and contains both lectures and practical exercises. Participants learn about the structure of the language R, the creation of professional graphs and how to do basic introductory statistics. To overcome common challenges, a lot of practical advice are given.

Learning objectives, training objectives
  • Introduction to Public Health & Epidemiology
  • Study Designs
  • Causal Inference
  • Risk
  • Prognosis
  • Treatment Efficacy & Safety
  • Diagnostic studies
  • Bayes’ Theorem
  • Decision Analysis in Public Health & Medicine
  • Cost-effectiveness Analysis
Target Audience

Scientists, health care professionals, consultancy organizations, PhD, medical and master students and a wide range of industries.


Basic knowledge of introductory statistics and prior exposure to statistical software. Course language is English.


Certificates of Completion will be provided to all participants after the course

Type of degree
Certificate of attendance, Certificate of completion
Education form
Full Time

We offer discounts for group registration (- 15%) and for students and alumnis (- 20%)

Enquiries and Registration

Uwe Siebert


"Going International promotes access to education and training for all regardless of social, geographic and national borders."

Swiss Tropical and Public Health InstituteÄrzte der WeltCentro per la Formazione Permanente e l'Aggiornamento del Personale del Servizio SanitarioCharité International AcademyAlumni Club Medizinische Universität WienÖsterreichische Akademie der ÄrzteAMREF - African Medical and Research FoundationCenter of Excellence