Scientific Methods for Health Sciences: Special Topics

Course Number: HS 853
Credit(s): 4
Prerequisite(s): HS520 and introductory epidemiology course; or instructor permission

This course will cover a number of modern analytical methods for advanced healthcare research. Specific focus will be on reviewing and using innovative modeling, computational, analytic and visualization techniques to address specific driving biomedical and healthcare applications. The course will cover the 5 dimensions of Big-Data (volume, complexity, time/scale, source and management).