by David Spade, PhD

Statistics for medical students: Basic and advanced principles

David Spade did his Ph. D. in statistics, thereby gaining great knowledge in this specific field. In this course he assists students of economics in mastering fundamental and advanced concepts.

Included are elements such as comparing distributions, probability, confidence intervals for proportions and the comparing of two means.

He also addresses the following topics:

  • Contingency tables
  • Linear regression
  • Sampling distributions for proportions and means
  • Hypothesis tests

Course Details

  • Videos 24
  • Duration 6:10 h
  • Quiz questions 119
  • Topic reviews 3


Your Educators of course Statistics

 David Spade, PhD

David Spade, PhD

David Spade is in his second year as an Assistant Professor of Statistics at the University of Missouri—Kansas City. He earned his B.S. in Mathematics in 2006 from West Liberty University, his M.S. in Statistics from The Ohio State University in 2010, and his Ph.D. in Statistics from The Ohio State University in 2013. He has instructed a variety of statistics courses, ranging from the introductory level to graduate courses. He does research in the areas of Bayesian Statistics, Evolutionary Biology and Statistics Education.

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Excellently explained
By Denvon B. on 28. April 2017 for Introduction to Statistics

The lecture was informative, straight to the point and clear.

Dr. Spade is awesome!
By Smirnov E. on 01. April 2017 for Statistics

Dr. Spade is an amazing lecturer, I have taken statistics at least twice and this the first time that I have gotten a grasp of it

He is explaining great
By Anton S. on 21. January 2017 for Summarizing Quantitive Variables

He is explaining great ! Little bit fast sometimes, but it is first time that i understand statistics.

By Warren L. on 15. January 2017 for Summarizing Quantitive Variables

Dr. Spade has a very practical way of explaining these concepts, without confusion. Much detail is provided and the process is smooth. Thanks Doc.

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