Research course

Biostatistics

Institution
King's College London · Biostatistics
Qualifications
MPhil/PhD

Entry requirements

Applicants should possess a Bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours (or international equivalent).

A 2:2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Masters with Merit (or international equivalents).

Months of entry

October, June, February

Course content

Our academic statisticians carry out much collaborative and applied statistical research. Recent examples include:

  • Predicting language development from early motor skills in at-risk infants who develop autism spectrum disorder;
  • Mediation analyses of the PACE trial;
  • Prediction of alcohol relapse in mothers;
  • Trial of Prophylactic antibiotics after acute stroke for reducing pneumonia in patients with dysphagia;
  • Methods for understanding mechanism in trials of parenting programmes;
  • Latent Transition Analysis of mood subtypes in Parkinson Disease;
  • Methodology for two-stage analysis of structural equation models.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil/PhD

part time
72 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
iop-biostatisticseducation@kcl.ac.uk