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Stephanie Glen is Editorial director at DataScienceCentral.com. She is a mathematician and statistician. After working for several years teaching mathematics and statistics at the university level, she created and developed the website StatisticsHowTo.com.
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Clearing up the Covid-19 Test Accuracy Debate with Data Science

Posted on January 25, 2021 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

  • A negative Covid-19 test result had very little meaning in 2020.
  • A new tool allows you to better interpret the meaning of a negative test result.
  • I used the tool to find the probability that my October Covid-19 negative test result was accurate.
  • This useful, user-friendly tool is a great example of data science at work.…

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4 Common Data Analysis Mistakes to Watch Out For

Posted on January 19, 2021 at 8:16am 0 Comments

  • Statistical analysis is poorly misunderstood by many, resulting in array of problems.
  • There are many ways to ruin your data analysis.
  • 4 of the less well-known mistakes to watch out for.  

I recently came across an article in eLife (a peer reviewed journal) called Ten common statistical mistakes to watch out for when writing or reviewing a manuscript [1]. Although the paper was geared towards reviewers of research papers, many of the…

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Generative vs. Discriminative Models in One Picture

Posted on January 11, 2021 at 11:39am 0 Comments

  • Discriminative and generative models have distinct differences,
  • Discriminative methods are simpler but not necessarily better,
  • This One Picture outlines a few major differences between the methods, along with a few examples and use cases.

Read any textbook on the difference between generative and discriminative models and…

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Fraudulent Covid-19 Data and Benford's Law

Posted on December 31, 2020 at 4:33am 0 Comments

An interesting application of Benford's and Zipf's Laws to fraudulent Covid-19 data was published…

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At 3:52am on December 11, 2019, Jason Posavad said…

Your article is so relevant Stephanie, as I am 48 and contemplating an online masters in Data Science.  My answer has been to do as much as I can through MOOCs, self-driven projects, and other less-expensive learning.  If it gets to the point that I have done all of that and proven to myself that I can do Data Science, and that I need a degree to get land a job, I will then do it.   Reality is you do need to be more careful and more risk-averse as you age, as the time to recover from mistakes is just not there anymore.  

 
 
 

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