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

Lecture Notes 2014, 5. Introduction to STATA version 12 & 13

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
(Source: German Rondriguez, Princeton University) Stata Tutorial - for Version 2 & 13
(Source: West Virginia University, not sure of author) Using Do-Files
Homework (Practice Set #6) due

SOLUTIONS to Homework (Practice Set #6)


Homework (Practice Set #7) due
SOLUTIONS to Homework (Practice Set #7)

Stata Tutorials on YouTube

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



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