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PubHlth 691F - Fall 2014
Practical Data Management & Statistical Computing, Section 2
Biostatistics and Epidemiology
UMass Amherst
Instructor: Carol Bigelow


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1. Principles of Data Management

2. Ethical Management of Human Subjects Information

3. MS Excel for Epidemiology


4. Introduction to MS Access


5. Introduction to STATA

6. STATA for Data Description

7. STATA for Graphs

8. STATA for Analysis of One and Two Samples

9. STATA for Normal Theory Regression


10. STATA for Categorical Data Analysis


11. STATA for Logistic Regression

5. Introduction to STATA



PubHlth 691F Section 2 - 2014

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Lecture Notes 2014, 5. Introduction to STATA version 13

(pdf, 84 pp)
Stata Tip - How To Save a Log of Your Session in ".log" format
(pdf, 2 pp)
Stata version 12 & 13 - A First Session
(pdf, 18 pp)
Reading in text, Acock AC. A Gentle Introduction to Stata, 4th Edition
Chapter 1 - Getting Started
Chapter 2 - Entering Data
Chapter 3 - Preparing for Data Analysis
Chapter 4 - Working with Commands
(Source: UCLA Academic Technology Services) Resources for Learning Stata
(html)
(Source: German Rondriguez, Princeton University) Stata Tutorial for Version 12 & 13
(html)
(Source: Computing at Dartmouth) Frequently Asked Questions about Stata (html)
(Source: Kenneth L. Simons, RPI) A bit advanced but eventually a nice reference
Useful Stata Commands (Written for version 12 but fine for version 13)
(html)
(Source: West Virginia University, not sure of author) Using Do-Files
(html)
Homework (Practice Set #6) due Tuesday October 14, 2014
(pdf, 3 pp)
SOLUTIONS to Homework (Practice Set #6)

(pdf, 9 pp)

Homework (Practice Set #7) due Monday October 20, 2014
(pdf, 2 pp)
SOLUTIONS to Homework (Practice Set #7)
(pdf, 13 pp)
 
 
 

Stata Tutorials on YouTube

VIDEO (Source: StataCorp LP) TUTORIAL: Quick Tour of Stata (5:25)
VIDEO (Source: StataCorp LP) TUTORIAL: Quick Help in Stata (3:25) (video, 3:25)
VIDEO (Source: StataCorp LP) TUTORIAL: Import Excel into Stata (1:23) (video, 1:23)
   
   
   


Institute for Digital Research and Education (IDRE) at UCLA - Resources for Learning Stata

(Source: IDRE UCLA ) Stata Starter Kit
with VIDEOS (Source: IDRE UCLA) Stata Class Notes (html)

(Source: IDRE UCLA) Stata Learning Modules

(html)
(Source: IDRE UCLA) Stata - Data Management Modules (html)
   
   






 

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