Time: October 28, 2016 to October 29, 2016
Location: Los Angeles
Street: 1400 Parkview Avenue
City/Town: Los Angeles
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Event Type: seminar
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Latest Activity: Aug 15, 2016
For event-time data, ordinary regression analysis won’t do the job.
If you’ve ever used regression analysis on longitudinal event data, you’ve probably come up against two intractable problems:
Makeshift solutions to these questions can lead to severe biases. Survival methods are explicitly designed to deal with censoring and time-dependent covariates in a statistically correct way. Originally developed by biostatisticians, these methods have become popular in sociology, demography, psychology, economics, political science, and marketing.
How you will benefit from this seminar
Survival Analysis covers both the theory and practice of survival methodology. Assuming no previous knowledge of survival analysis, this course will turn you into a knowledgeable and skilled user of these indispensable techniques. Here are a few of the skills you will acquire: