American Statistical Association
New York City
Metropolitan Area Chapter
Virtual Refresher Short Course
Simple Linear Regression

Tuesday, April 18, 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

Simple Linear Regression


Louis H. Primavera
Touro University


The linear model underlies most of inferential statistics. This session will cover the basic concepts of simple linear regression and correlation including model assumptions and applications.

Instructor Biography

Dr. Primavera received his BA in Psychology from St. John's University and his MA and Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology from the City University of New York. He was the Dean of the Graduate School of Psychology and the Dean of the School of Health Sciences at Touro College. He is currently an Associate Provost at Touro University. Dr. Primavera has published extensively and has interests in quantitative methods, drug use, and stigma and discrimination. He was a consultant to the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center for ten years and has held a number of other consulting positions in medicine, business, and education. Dr. Primavera won the excellence in Graduate Teaching and Research award at St. John's and a teaching award at Memorial Sloan Kettering. He has been a member of a number of professional organizations and has presented at a number of annual conventions and conferences. Dr. Primavera was President of the Academic Division of the New York State Psychological Association, President of the New York City Metro Chapter of the American Statistical Association, and was a long-time Board Member of the New York City Metro Chapter of ASA and was vice president of the chapter. Dr. Primavera is a fellow of the Division of General Psychology and the Division of Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics, of the American Psychological Association. He is also a fellow of the American Educational Research Association, and a fellow of the Eastern Psychological Association and the New York Psychological Association.

Date and Time
Tuesday, April 18, 2023
3:00 - 5:00 P.M. (US ET)

Virtual via Zoom

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