Instructors: Carlos D. Bustamante, Trevor Hastie, Richard Olshen, Manuel Rivas, Chiara Sabatti, Rob Tibshirani, James Zou
Credits: 1-18 units
For students wishing to receive credit for directed reading or research time. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.
04/03/2017 - 06/07/2017 Tue, Thu 10:30 AM - 11:50 AM at CCSR 4205
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
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.