BIOST 576 Statistical Methods for Survival Data
Statistical methods for censored survival data arising from follow-up studies on human or animal populations. Parametric and nonparametric methods, Kaplan-Meier survival curve estimator, comparison of survival curves, log-rank test, regression models including the Cox proportional hazards model, competing risks. Prerequisites: STAT 581 and either BIOST 515, STAT 473, or equivalent.