BiostatisticsSemester Course

Biostatistics Elective Course at DIS Stockholm
Major Discipline(s)
Biology, Engineering, Mathematics
Course End Date Note
This course will last run in the semester of Fall 2022 and will be replaced by Statistics.
Type
Elective Course
Available
Fall semester
Credit(s)
3

This is an introduction to visualization and statistical methods for the analysis of biological data. Emphasizing both a conceptual understanding and analysis of real data sets, the course covers biological experiment design, methods of data collection, and analysis of small and large data sets with examples drawn from microbiology, medical research, and ecology. To conduct statistical analyses, you are introduced to R and R-Studio.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Environmental Science, Neuroscience

Faculty

María de la Paz Celorio

DIS Stockholm Semester Faculty

Ph. D. in Plant Biology from the University of California, Davis, with more than 15 years of research experience and counting. During her years as postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute of Chemical Ecology (Jena, Germany) and at Stockholm University, she contributed to the understanding of gene-expression plasticity in butterflies and genetic differentiation of populations of wild fish using genome-wide data. Has taught courses and led practical laboratories on biotechnology, statistics and population genetics for American and Swedish students. With DIS since 2021.