Topic outline

  • Statistics for Life Sciences with R

    15 -18 January 2018

    University of Lausanne, Genopode building, room 2020

    This page is addressed to registered participants. To access the course description and the application form, please click here.

    For any assistance, please contact training@sib.swiss.


    • Schedule

      The course will start at 9:00 and end around 17:00. There will be two coffee breaks and a lunch break of one hour every day.


      15 January

      morning

      • Exploratory data analysis
      • Exercices

      afternoon

      • Hypothesis tests
      • T-test and assumptions
      • Parametric and non-parametric groups comparison
      • Exercices

      night

      • Social dinner

      16 January

      morning

      • Hypothesis tests - continuous

      • ANOVA 
      • Exercices

      afternoon

      • Multiple testing: FDR, FWER

      17 January

      all day

      • Regression
      • Correlation 

      18 January

      all day

      • Data representation, clustering and PCA

      • Course material

        Course material is subject to change.