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Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS)


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Academic Level:
Undergraduate Students

Description:
If you are an undergraduate with an interest in mathematics, statistics, biology or health sciences and would like to learn how to apply methods to investigate important health issues, come join us for our highly successful Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics program.

Participants in the six-week program will:

learn the principles of applied biostatistics from recognized experts in the field;

Interact daily with award-winning faculty who make learning biostatistics interesting, relevant, and fun.

Meet practicing biostatisticians, epidemiologists and statistical geneticists and learn about their work in small group interactive settings;

Gain hands-on experience working with actual data collected in internationally recognized studies that have been funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute;

Learn about opportunities for graduate study and additional training;

Explore an ever-growing field that is critically important in studies to improve the world we live in; and participate in a variety of unique Boston experiences (historical sites, cultural and sporting events), meet new people, and have lots of fun. while earning college credit

Costs for housing, tuition, meals, and extra-curricular activities are covered by the program.
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Application Deadline: 3/6/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Boston University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Medical Sciences
Statistics

Keywords:
Biometry
Biostatistics
Data Analysis
Human Health & Nutrition
Statistical Genetics

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)


Page last updated 11/19/2017
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