Quantitative Methods for HIV/AIDS Workshops.

We host a series of free workshops every year. These workshops are funded by NIAID with support from the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics and the Duke Center for AIDS Research. While HIV/AIDS researchers will be given priority, the workshops are open to everyone. To register for a workshop, see this link. Topics covered:

Data Science
  • Intro to Rstudio, Basic R commands, objects
  • Dataframes, tidy data, tidyverse, ggplot2
  • Exploratory Data Analyses (Visualization)
  • Models, formulas
  • Bioconductor objects
  • Bioconductor workflow example
Statistical Thinking
  • Intro/study design
  • Exploratory Analyses
  • Hypothesis testing Pt 1
  • Hypothesis testing Pt 2
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Survival and Random Effects
Analysis of Complex Assays (now open for registration)
  • Intro to HTS/RNA-Seq (and summer course experiment background)
  • Introduction to Statistical Downstream Analysis of RNA-Seq Data
  • Microbiome analysis
  • Single-cell Analysis
  • Analysis of antibody assays
  • Analysis of neuro-imaging data