### TuTh 10:00 am to 11:15 am @ CB 1.214

Instructor: Steven Chiou

Website maintainer: Anthony Phung

#### This site is generated from a R Markdown document.

See the class GitHub page for the most up-to-date class materials.

# Announcement

- Exam 1 and Homework 3 are due on Novermber 13
- ASA travel course on Network Meta-Analysis is thison November 8, 2018

# Notes and other class documents

- Unannotated class notes:
- Note 1: Introduction to survival data
- Note 2: Descriptive methods for survival data
- Note 3: Parametric methods
- Note 4: Proportional hazards regression model - theory
- Note 5: Proportional hazards regression model -
`coxph`

outputs
- Note 6: Proportional hazards regression model - residuals

- Annotated notes can be found on eLearning
- Syllabus can be found here
- Project suggestions can be found here

# Useful links

- Technical issues brought up during lecture can often be found in the class discussions
- Some ideas on setting up your machine are here
- Introduction to
`tibble`

can be found here and here
- A nice discussion on
`tibble`

vs. `data.frame`

is here
- Wiki pages for sign test and Wilcoxon signed-rank test.
- Wiki page for Kolmogorovâ€“Smirnov statistic that looks at the supremum of the set of distances.
- A paper on 2 by 2 contingency table, fixed margin tests vs random margin tests.
- A paper on generating survival times to simulate Cox proportional hazards models with time-varying covariates.