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 2015:    Public Health Biostatistical Methods I                                                       (PH 538)                                                           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)

Confidence Intervals: (pdf)

Hypothesis Testing-I: (pdf) Do file 1: (hypothesistesting1.do)

Hypothesis Testing-II: (pdf) Do file 2: (hypothesistesting2.do)

Hypothesis Testing-III: (pdf) Do file 3: (hypothesistesting3.do)

Hypothesis Testing-IV: (pdf) Do file 4: (hypothesistesting4.do)

Hypothesis Testing-V: (pdf) Do file 5: (hypothesistesting5.do)

Hypothesis Testing-VI: (pdf) Do file 6: (hypothesistesting6.do)

Hypothesis Testing-VII: (pdf) Do file 7: (hypothesistesting7.do)

Stata Datasets (.dta):

Data set 1: (diabetesfall16.dta) Do file 1: (lab1.do)

Data set 2: (hypertensionfall16.dta)

Data set 3 (for practice exam): (BirthWeightfall16.dta)

Data set 4 (for the exam): (BRFSS2014fall16.dta)

Data set 5 (for take-home project): (FEVfall16.dta)