American Statistical Association
New York City
Metropolitan Area Chapter
Virtual Refresher Short Course
Categorical Data Analysis

Friday, May 12, 2023
3:00 - 5:00 PM

The New York Metro Area Chapter of the American Statistical Association

Is Pleased to Invite You to a Virtual Refresher Short Course

Categorical Data Analysis


Jie Yang
Stony Brook University


This session will start from a review of hypothesis testing and then introduce several tests for contingency tables such as simple bionomial test, Chi-square test for goodness of fit and independence, Fisher's exact test and McNemar's test for paired data. How to implement these tests in R will also be covered.

Instructor Biography

Dr. Jie Yang is a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Family, Population and Preventive Medicine, Stony Brook University. She is also the Director of Biostatistical Consulting Core in the School of Medicine, Stony Brook University. She is an experienced biostatistician in statistical education and collaborative research. She has been the PhD thesis advisor of several PhD students in statistics and has published about 200 papers in both statistical and biomedical journals.

Date and Time
Friday, May 12, 2023
3:00 - 5:00 P.M. (US ET)

Virtual via Zoom

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