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Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS)


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Description:
The Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS), sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, is a 6-week program to give undergraduate students and beginning graduate students majoring in or interested in the quantitative sciences the opportunity to explore a career in biostatistics. Biostatistics is the exciting field that applies statistical principles to address important questions in medical and public health research. Biostatisticians work closely with experts from other fields in research teams. Together they seek to answer serious and important questions that affect human health and well being. Participants in SIBS will have the opportunity to learn about the field from recognized experts at North Carolina State University and Duke Clinical Research Institute.
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Application Deadline: 3/5/2018
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Program Dates: 6/11/2018 - 7/20/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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North Carolina State University (Lead)
Duke University

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)


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