Estimates from the World Health Organization demonstrate that
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) remains a leading cause of death globally. TB also
is the leading cause of death among persons with HIV infection and remains a
challenge for both clinicians and researchers.
This nine-week course focuses on TB/HIV Co-Infection and innovative
research solutions to address the disease and introduces an overview on TB Care
and Management Health Care Workers or Health Profession Students will learn to plan
This class presents fundamental concepts in data analysis and statistical inference, focusing on one and two independent samples. Students having taken this class should be able to summarize samples, perform relevant hypothesis tests and perform a collection of two sample comparisons. Classical non-parametric methods and discrete data analysis methods are discussed. The class is taught at a master's of biostatistics introductory level and requires Mathematical Biostatistics Boot Camp 1 as a prerequisite.