Department of Public Health Sciences
BMTRY 722 : Analysis of Survival Data
This is an introductory course in theory and application of analytic methods for time-to-event data. The methods covered include nonparametric, parametric, and semi-parametric (Cox model) approaches. The topics covered will also include types of censoring and truncation, sample size and power estimation, and a brief introduction to counting process method. Extensive use of SAS procedures for survival analysis is incorporated into the course.
PREREQUISITES AND OFFERINGS
BMTRY 701, 706, and working knowledge of SAS