A Certificate Course On Comprehensive Biostatistics Using STATA

The Centre for Quantitative Medicine offers both short and longer-duration courses to familiarize participants with statistical methods used in clinical research. Participants will learn to perform statistical analysis using Stata and interpret results. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion.

This course introduces a wide range of statistical methods used in clinical research. No prior knowledge of statistics and statistical software is required. Participants will learn to perform statistical analysis using Stata commands and interpret analysis results.

- Perform statistical programming in Stata
- Prepare analysis-ready data
- Prepare different statistical graphs
- Analyze numerical, binary, survival outcomes
- Interpret statistical analysis results
- Be familiar with good statistical reporting

Lectures will cover concepts, applications and interpretation of statistical methods.
Stata sessions will demonstrate the use of Stata for statistical analysis. Participants should have their computers with Stata installed.
Each class session consists of 1 hr 45 mins lecture + 15 mins break + 2 hrs Stata session.

Mihir Gandhi, PhD, Head & Assistant Professor
Mihir Gandhi, PhD, Head & Assistant Professor
Dr. Gandhi is a medical statistician with extensive experience in clinical study design and statistical analysis. He leads a group of statisticians and statistical programmers at Duke-NUS Medical School and Singapore Clinical Research Institute.

 Xinyi (Cindy) Lin, PhD, Assistant Professor
Xinyi (Cindy) Lin, PhD, Assistant Professor
Dr. Lin has extensive experience utilizing advanced statistical methods in clinical research studies. She has taught biostatistics coursework to a diverse audience, including PhD students and clinical researchers.

Pre-class Stata Session
Date: 22nd August 2023, Tuesday
Time: 8.30am to 9.30am
Venue: Duke-NUS Medical School, Room 5C

Weekly Class Sessions
Date: 24th August 2023 to 16th Nov 2023 (Thursday)
Time: 8.30am to 12.30pm
Venue: Duke-NUS Medical School, Room 5C

Click HERE to download the course details and schedule.

Date of withdrawal (% to be refunded)
2 weeks or more before course: 100%
1 weeks before course: 50%
Start of course onwards: 0%

For more information, please contact us at jo.quek@duke-nus.edu.sg


Participants who attend at least 80% of the sessions will receive a course certificate.

SGD$2,500 (before GST)

No Accreditation

Duke-NUS Medical School, Room 5C


Doctors, medical and life science researchers and professionals who are keen on learning the fundamentals of biostatistics and performing statistical analyses by themselves.


Participants should have basic clinical research knowledge, including randomized controlled trials and observational studies.

STATA software is not provided for the course
Price: S$2,500.00