DBDS Courses

BIODS 299: Directed Reading and Research (Spring 2017)

Instructors:  Carlos D. Bustamante, Trevor Hastie, Richard Olshen, Manuel Rivas, Chiara Sabatti, Rob Tibshirani, James Zou

Credits: 1-18 units

Course Summary

For students wishing to receive credit for directed reading or research time. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. 

BIODS 215: Topics in Biomedical Data Science: Large-Scale Inference (Spring 2017)

 04/03/2017 - 06/07/2017 Tue, Thu 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM at CCSR 4205

Course Summary

BIODS331: Survival Analysis (Spring 2017); Cross-listed as STATS331

Instructors: Richard Olsen, Lu Tian

 04/03/2017 - 06/07/2017 Wed, Fri 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM at 320-220

Credit: 2 units

Course Summary

The course introduces basic concepts, theoretical basis and statistical methods associated with survival data. Topics include censoring, Kaplan-Meier estimation, logrank test, proportional hazards regression, accelerated failure time model, multivariate failure time analysis and competing risks. The traditional counting process/martingale methods as well as modern empirical process methods will be covered. Prerequisite: Understanding of basic probability theory and statistical inference methods.