Professor Recommends Ways To Improve Graduate Biostatistics Education

Posted On March 15, 2016

Graduate-level public health programs should provide more advanced biostatistics instruction and training to keep up with the explosion of available health data and available software for analytics, according to a team of researchers led by an expert at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

“Education in modernized statistical methods, including advanced modeling and computationally intensive statistical techniques, is necessary for staying current and implementing new and advanced methods,” the researchers wrote.