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Stata software workshop

This is a hands-on workshop, aimed at researchers and research students who need to use Stata statistical software for their research.

The Biostatistics Centre recommends Stata as an ideal software package for many health sciences researchers. It is reliable, easy to use, has a wide range of commonly used statistical analysis options and produces publication-quality graphics.

This is an introductory level course, no previous experience with the software is necessary. The workshop focuses on the use of software for simple statistical analyses.

Please note, participants must come with their own laptop with Stata software installed. The University of Otago now offers Stata SE free to all staff and students.

The course will cover the following using an example dataset:

  • reading data into Stata
  • data checking
  • simple graphs
  • basic statistical tests
  • confidence intervals
  • simple linear regression
  • do-files

Please see our website for more information about Biostatistics skill development:

Biostatistics skill development for Otago researchers


Register online at the link below or contact us by email to register. Credit card payments will incur GST. Students wishing to pay by Departmental Cost Code will need to contact us by email.

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Date Wednesday, 6 July 2022
Time 9:00am - 5:00pm
Audience Public,Undergraduate students,Postgraduate students,Staff,Alumni,Allied health professionals
Event Category Health Sciences
Event Type Short Course
LocationRoom G032, Ground Floor, Adams Building, 18 Frederick Street, Dunedin
Cost$150 early bird registration before 27 June 2022
$225 standard registration
Contact NameBiostatistics administration
Contact Phone+64 3 479 7223

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