This is a two-day course on statistical methods for meta-analysis using the package STATA. The first day gives an overview on traditional techniques used in meta-analysis. The second day present more recent state-of-the-art modelling including mixed Poisson and binomial regression. The teaching style of the course is a mix of lectures and practical work.
The course covers:
By the end of the course participants will:
Introduction to Meta-Analysis, second edition (authors: Michael Borenstein, Larry V Hedges, Julian P T Higgins and Hannah R Rothstein.
Knowledge in STATA is helpful but not an essential pre-requisite.
This course will take place at the University of Southampton from 9am to 5pm both days (please note refreshments will be provided but lunch will not).
Professor Dankmar Boehning