Featured Events

Featured Events


Visual and Automated Disease Analytics Program Information Session

January 21, 2019

The Visual and Automated Disease Analytics (VADA) Program welcomes interested faculty and graduate students to learn about how they can get involved and funded through the program.


Integrating Multi-Omics Data Using Regularized Regression Models

January 24, 2019

Bioinformatics-Biostatistics Journal Club (BBJC) is hosted by the Data Science platform at the George & Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation. The BBJC aims to stimulate discussion of bioinformatical and statistical methods development and applications for complex health data in translation and personalized medicine. All students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join this monthly event.


Patient Engagement Case Study - The CHI Patient Engagement Collaborative Partnership

February 13, 2019

The Patient and Public Engagement in Health Research Lunchtime Learning Series will introduce participants to the principles of patient and public engagement in health research.


REDCap Overview & Demonstration for PIs and Study Coordinators

January 04, 2019

REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture) is a web-based program designed to support data capture for research studies. This session highlights key features of REDCap and describes the local implementation and guidelines for access*. At least one research team member should attend this introductory seminar before implementing a project on the UM REDCap Production or Surveys Server or before...


R for Absolute Beginners

February 04, 2019

This workshop series will introduce participants to R and RStudio by providing instruction and hands-on exercises. Participants will leave with an understanding of basic principals in the use of R for data analysis, including the basics of importing data, data manipulation, and simple graphics. No programming experience is required.


Using R for Basic Stats

February 25, 2019

This hands-on workshop will get you ready to do basic statistical analyses in R. Previous introductory experience with R (e.g, our “R for Absolute Beginners”) will be assumed. We will discuss: odds ratios, correlations, t-tests, chi-squared tests, and linear and logistic regression.


Multi-Level Models for Hierarchical Data with R

March 11, 2019

Multilevel models are extensions of regression for data that have a hierarchical (or nested) structure. This two half-day workshop provides an intensive introduction to multilevel models. The workshop will focus on hands-on understanding and draw from examples across the social and health sciences.


How to Develop Guidelines Using GRADE

February 19, 2019

February 19 - 22, 2019 • 9am - 4pm • Four day workshop that takes participants through the whole process of making recommendations in guidelines.