Professor Addresses Benefits of Randomization in CTSI Design Studio

Published: October 14th, 2014

Category: Announcements, News, Research Methods, Seminars, Shuster

Join biostatistics faculty for lunch to discuss new study proposals, ideas for data analysis or a statistical or data analysis topic of interest on Oct. 15 from 11:30-1 p.m. in CTRB 2161. The studio will feature a brief presentation titled, “Why randomize? It’s not just for clinical trials,” by Dr. Jonathan Shuster, director of the CTSI Research Design and Analysis Program and professor of health outcomes and policy. Small group or individual consultations with biostatisticians will follow. There is no fee to participate and lunch is provided.

Shuster, Baiming Zou, Ph.D., from the Department of Biostatistics, and Mary Ellen Young, Ph.D., from the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health, conduct monthly Design Studios the third Wednesday of each month from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the CTRB in Room 2161 or 3161.