Fares Qeadan

University of Nevada, Reno

Contact Info

Department of Internal Medicine
Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, & Preventive Medicine
University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87131
Office: RIB, Suite 190, 2703 Frontier, NE
Email:  FQeadan@salud.unm.edu
Phone: (505) 925-0923 (office)
Office Hours: F 9:00-12:00 PM or by an appointment
Fall 2017:    Biostatistical Methods I                                                                               (BIOM 505-008)                                               Fares Qeadan
This course will cover statistical methods used in the medical sciences including: Graphical and Numerical Descriptive Statistics, Probability calculations and distributions with emphasis on the binomial(discrete) and normal (continuous) distributions, Inferential Statistics: Point Estimation, Interval Estimation and Hypothesis Testing, Nonparametric statistical methods and Sample Size Calculation.

Syllabus: (pdf)

Extra Credit: (pdf)

Take Home Project: (pdf)


HW-1 HW-2 HW-3
HW-4 HW-5 HW-6

PowerPoint lectures:

Lecture 1 Lecture 2 Lecture 3
Lecture 4 Lecture 5 Lecture 6
Lecture 7 Lecture 8

STATA Handouts:

Lab 1: (pdf)

Lab 2 (practice exam): (docx)

Lab 3 (Calculating Probabilities): (pdf) SAS file: (BiomNormalProbabilities.sas)

Confidence Intervals: (pdf) SAS file: (CI.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-I: (pdf) SAS file 1: (hypothesistesting1.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-II: (pdf) SAS file 2: (hypothesistesting2.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-III: (pdf) SAS file 3: (hypothesistesting3.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-IV: (pdf) SAS file 4: (hypothesistesting4.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-V: (pdf) SAS file 5: (hypothesistesting5.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-VI: (pdf) SAS file 6: (hypothesistesting6.sas)

Hypothesis Testing-VII: (pdf) SAS file 7: (hypothesistesting7.sas)

SAS Datasets (.sas7bdat):

Data set 1: (diabetesfall17.sas7bdat) Syntax 1: (lab1.sas)

Data set 2: (hypertensionfall17.sas7bdat)

Data set 3 (for practice exam): (birthweightfall17.sas7bdat)

Data set 4 (for the exam): (brfss2014fall17.sas7bdat)

Data set 5 (for take-home project): (FEVfall17.sas7bdat)