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The SDBC strives to guide faculty, staff, and students in research of the highest quality.  We have collected helpful resources to assist you in your research efforts.  The navigation bar below links to both elementary and advanced topics and includes summaries, tutorials, examples, and tips!

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Navigating the Design Process

Choosing the Appropriate Statistical Method

For each method, we provide a basic introduction, examples, available statistical software and major references. Topics include:

Common statistical tests

Regression analysis

Survival analysis

Causal Inference Methods

Helpful Resources

This section contains useful resources and software to help researchers construct databases and surveys, manage databases, conduct statistical analyses, etc. Commonly used software include:

General Resources





Resources for Advanced Methods