St. John's National Academy of Health Sciences

Workshop on Bayesian Computation

Workshop on Bayesian Computation

May 15-18, 2018

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Workshop Objectives

To introduce various topics in Bayesian modelling.

Promote Bayesian thinking and practice

Develop Bayesian computation skills using R

Who should attend?

Any person with a strong background in statistics who is desirous of improving their understanding on Bayesian approach and to develop computational skill and enthusiastic to develop computational skill using R.

Course Content

  • The use of R for Bayesian inference
  • Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) method
  •  Gibbs Sampling
  • Computational algorithms for Bayesian applications.
  • Simulation from the posterior distribution
  • Construction of graphs to illustrate the posterior inference
  • Bayesian tests of simple hypotheses
  • Bayesian regression models
  • Bayesian Survival Models

Participants should bring their own laptop for the practical sessions.

Number of participants limited to 30

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CBCI PLENARY 2018

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CBCI PLENARY 2018 Information Sheet