Events

Listed below are Health, Medicine & Research seminars & workshops hosted by various Schools/Institutes across the University.

Upcoming intersect Workshops

Data Capture and Surveys with REDCap
Tuesday 20 April 2021 | 9:30am-12:30pm

This course will introduce you to REDCap, a rapidly evolving web tool developed by researchers for researchers. REDCap features a high level of security, and a high degree of customisability for your forms and advanced user access control. It also features free, unlimited survey distribution functionality  and a sophisticated export module with support for all standard statistical programs.

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Research Data Management Techniques
Friday 23 April 2021 | 9:30am-12:00pm

This workshop is ideal for researchers who want to know how research data management can support project success and are interested in research data management services and support available at their institution. Combining slide-based background material, discussions, and case studies this workshop will equip participants with best practices for managing their valuable research data.

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Webinar: Start Coding Without Hesitation
5 May 2021 | 1:30-3:30pm

Programming is becoming more and more popular, with many researchers using programming to perform data cleaning, data manipulation, data analytics, as well as creating publication quality plots. Programming can be really beneficial for automating processes and workflows. In this webinar, we are exploring four of the most popular programming languages that are widely used in academia, namely Python, R, MATLAB, and Julia.

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QCIF Course: Statistical Comparisons using R
13-May-2021 | 9:00am-5:00pm

This practical workshop will help participants to choose and use the appropriate statistical test for their data by introducing key concepts of inferential statistics in R. Participants will learn how to compute, report, and interpret hypothesis tests for popular statistical models such as correlation, contingency tables, chi-square test, t-test and ANOVA.

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QCIF Course: Exploring and Predicting Using Linear Regression
25-May-2021 | 9:00am-5:00pm

This workshop is designed to increase participants' understanding of statistical relationships between data. It introduces principles and methods of regression models using R, and how to interpret relationships between variables. The course covers basic principles of regression methods through to interpreting the output of statistical analyses, and includes practical sessions giving hands-on experience with regression analysis in R.

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