BCC Services

Clients are strongly encouraged to contact us before the data is collected or any attempt to conduct an analysis. BCC services are open to faculty and students within the Medical Center, as well as from other institutions.

1. General biostatistical consultation

  • Study design: all phases clinical trials design, experimental design
  • Sample size or power estimation
  • Randomization sequence preparation
  • Data processing
  • Statistical analysis and modeling
  • Results interpretation
  • Presentation of statistical results for meetings and publications
  • Programming/development of specialized statistical procedures

2. Biostatistical assistance in grant preparation

  • Formulating study hypotheses
  • Devising study designs
  • Selecting appropriate endpoints and predictors
  • Calculating sample size or statistical power
  • Outlining an appropriate data analysis plan
  • Writing and editing relevant sections of the application

3. Short statistical courses or workshops

  • Graduate classes, noncredit short courses or seminars
  • One-on-one biostatistical tutorials
  • Use of statistical packages, e.g., SAS, SPSS