Fundamentals of Biostatistics, Principles of Epidemiology & SPSS — February 11 – 14, 2019

This is an introductory course on principles of Biostatistics offered by the Department of Biostatistics, Christian Medical College, Vellore. The course covers various aspects of Biostatistics, Basic Epidemiology and the Statistical Software SPSS. The course will benefit researchers from medical and allied health sciences field. Further details and Application form can be downloaded from this […]

Ethics in Public Health Practice : a 5-day course for public health professionals (11th-15th Feb)

Ethical consideration plays an important role in the implementation of Public Health Services. It becomes imperative for the professionals in this sector to have a proper understanding of the ethical issues involved. “Ethics in Public Health Practice – A 5-day course for public health professionals” is being conducted by the Azim Premji University, Bangaluru to […]

Drop your Worries with Dropbox!

In today’s Blog post, we discuss Dropbox-  an incredibly useful app for moving files between computers, or keeping a copy of your most important files in the cloud. However, that isn’t all Dropbox is great for; it is also great for helping students keep their files as mobile as they are. With Dropbox, you could be stuck […]

Predatory Precautions

The Pressure to Publish More and the Scope of Predatory Publishing Activities : Armen Yuri Gasparyan, Bekaidar Nurmashev, Alexander A. Voronov, Alexey N. Gerasimov, Anna M. Koroleva, George D. Kitas J Korean Med Sci. 2016 Dec; 31(12): 1874–1878. Published online 2016 Sep 22. doi: 10.3346/jkms.2016.31.12.1874 PMCID: PMC5102848 One of the earliest motives behind publishing scholarly articles was the dissemination of information among professionals. It also […]

Workshop on Principles of Cancer Epidemiology

Christian Medical College, Vellore- Dept. of Biostatistics is organizing a workshop on “Principles of Cancer Epidemiology” from 11th October to 13th October 2018. The workshop will cover designs in cancer epidemiology, data analyses and analyses of data from surveillance systems. The participants will be provided hands-on exercises on the topic. This course is open to […]