Statistics from 32,000 feet (Parachute Included): A Gentle Introduction to Data Analyses

Online training in foundational statistical concepts

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Have you forgotten most of your stats training? Never understood it in the first place? Do you skip over the statistics sections when reading a journal article? Do you wish you could converse more effectively about statistics with your study team? Presented in plain English with many illustrations, this presentation will cover foundational statistical concepts, including p-value, effect size, confidence intervals, sample size and power, and some common statistical tests. Whatever your background, you can watch this gentle introduction that will increase your comfort and confidence when it comes to statistics. This presentation features Anna Kratz, PhD, Associate Professor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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