Demystifying statistics and research for ophthalmic investigators

Online on-demand course

Presenters: Catey V. Bunce, PhD, Gabriela Czanner,PhD , CStat, Marta Garcia-Finana, PhD, Bruce I. Gaynes, OD, PharmD and Ana Quartilho, MSc.

Overview: At the end of this course, you will understand what is wrong with correlation coefficients, what a confidence interval actually represents, the key elements of a sample size calculation and more. The course focuses on understanding statistical fundamentals and the correct interpretation of ophthalmic data. Examples of what-not-to-do and why are discussed. Formulae is kept to a minimum — so no calculators needed!

Intended audience: The target audience includes researchers in the field of eye and vision sciences such as basic researchers, clinician-scientists, ophthalmologists, ophthalmology residents, optometrists, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students and PhD candidates interested in learning more about ophthalmic research study design and analysis of ophthalmic data.

Estimated time to complete: 5 hours

Format: Series of audio presentations synchronized with slides.

The presentations included in this course are from the 2017 Demystifying statistics and research for ophthalmic investigators education course held in Baltimore, Md. Your purchase includes unlimited online access to the recordings until Dec. 31, 2019. The presentation slides may be downloaded. However, they are intended for the use of the purchaser only and cannot be shared without express permission.


Student Members $99 Member/online member $149 Non-member $199

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