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Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS)


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Undergraduate Students

Description:
The Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS ) is an innovative program for undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in statistics, mathematics or science, and who would like to learn about the field of biostatistics. Over the course of six weeks, students will engage in a comprehensive program of coursework, field experiences, hands-on data collection and analysis activities, and interactions with researchers and scientists in the fields of medicine and public health. Students will also learn about graduate schooland career opportunities in biostatistics.

SIBS is an immersive six-week experience on Emory’s picturesque campus. Students take a two-credit hour graduate-level course in introductory applied biostatistical methods, they attend seminars and panel discussions featuring faculty, staff and alumni, and participate in field trips to local public health institutions as well as in numerous social activities.


Program Dates: 6/11/2018 - 7/20/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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Emory 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 6/17/2018
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