Data Visualization

With the explosion of data available at one’s fingertips, there is a growing need to transform raw data into meaningful information that can be used by decision makers.

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An Introduction to Epidemiologic Data Analysis: Excel to SAS

On Campus 20 Hours Registration closed
Taught By
Samantha Parker, PhD, Assistant Professor, Epidemiology, BUSPH

Epidemiology research can produce a lot of data— how that data is analyzed can be the key to creating impactful health interventions.

Introduction to SAS

On Campus 20 Hours Registration closed
Taught By
Jacqueline N. Milton, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Biostatistics, BUSPH

This course introduces students to statistical computing with focus on the SAS package. Emphasis is on manipulating data sets and basic statistical procedures such as t-tests, chi-square tests, and correlation.

Marrying Design, Statistics, and Analytics: How to Design Health Data Visualizations that Work

On Campus 20 Hours Registration closed
Taught By
Lisa Sullivan, PhD, Associate Dean for Education, Professor of Biostatistics, BUSPH
Amanda Makulec, MPH, Visual Analytics Advisor, John Snow Inc.

Explore the art and science of developing compelling data visualizations and how to apply best practices in your own presentations, reports, and more.

Dollars to Results: Using Data Analytics to Improve Cost Effectiveness in International Development

On Campus 20 Hours Registration closed
Taught By
Rob Segan, MBA, MPH, Senior Business Manager, Palladium
James Wolff, MD, Associate Professor, Global Health, BUSPH

Explore how data driven decisions can increase Value for Money to help reach program targets in international development.