Stata Headlines RSS Feed The latest Stata headlines Regression Models as a Tool in Medical Research (online course) The participants should become familiar with the basic concepts and techniques in using regression models in medical research. They should be enabled to perform analyses of their own data, and to interpret, communicate and publish the results. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:55:06 -0600 2014 Stata Winter School, Cass Business School, London Timberlake Consultants, official distributor of Stata to the UK, Ireland, Spain, Portugal, Poland, the Middle East, North Africa, and Brazil, are pleased to announce the 2014 Stata Winter School. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:18:12 -0600 Newly designed Stata Journal site Browse our newly designed Stata Journal website at Mon, 03 Nov 2014 13:53:33 -0600 2015 Stata Econometrics Winter School at Porto Business School Porto Business School and Timberlake (Portugal) are jointly organizing a set of applied Econometrics courses using Stata. The aim of these courses is to familiarize the participants with the basic econometric tools commonly used in applied research. Fri, 21 Oct 2014 15:55:38 -0500 “What’s Hot” on SSC archive updated The Statistical Software Components (SSC) archive, hosted by Boston College (USA), is the largest collection of user-written Stata programs for data manipulation, statistics, and graphics. Existing Stata commands search, ssc describe, and ssc install make locating and installing user-written programs a snap. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:14:38 -0600 Stata Conference 2015: Call for papers Now accepting offers of presentations for the 2015 Stata Conference in Columbus! Join us July 30-31 in Columbus, Ohio. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 11:07:38 -0600 New training videos posted to our YouTube channel StataCorp is continually adding new training videos. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:11:24 -0600 Public training dates for early 2015 have been announced One- or two-day courses led by StataCorp experts. Ideal for researchers and individuals that want to learn or have a deeper understanding of Stata. Thu, 09 Oct 2014 11:06:55 -0600 Estimating Average Treatment Effects Using Stata Learn how and when to use Stata’s treatment-effects estimators to analyze treatment effects in observational data. Use regression adjustment, inverse probability weights, doubly robust methods, propensity-score matching, and covariate matching to estimate average treatment effects (ATEs) and ATEs on the treated. We will cover the conceptual and theoretical underpinnings of treatment effects as well as many examples using Stata. Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:58:49 -0600 Spanish Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced The 2014 Spanish Users Group meeting program has been announced. This meeting will provide Stata users the opportunity to exchange ideas, experiences, and information on new applications of Stata. Anyone interested in using Stata is welcome. The conference will be conducted in English and Spanish. Fri, 19 Sept 2014 12:57:04 -0600 Multilevel/Mixed Models Using Stata public training This two-day course is an introduction to using Stata to fit multilevel/mixed models. Mixed models contain both fixed effects analogous to the coefficients in standard regression models and random effects not directly estimated but instead summarized through the unique elements of their variance–covariance matrix. Mon, 08 Sept 2014 12:37:04 -0600 Regression Models for Categorical Dependent Variables Using Stata, Third Edition This book is an essential reference for those who use Stata to fit and interpret regression models for categorical data. Although regression models for categorical dependent variables are common, few texts explain how to interpret such models; this text decisively fills the void. Tues, 02 Sept 2014 11:57:31 -0500 Survey Data Analysis Using Stata public training This course covers how to use Stata for survey data analysis assuming a fixed population. It begins by reviewing the sampling methods used to collect survey data, and then discusses how they act in the estimation of totals, ratios, and regression coefficients. It then covers variance estimation methods implemented in Stata’s survey estimation commands. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:32:37 -0600 Structural Equation Modeling Using Stata public training This course covers the use of Stata for structural equation modeling (SEM). SEM is a class of statistical techniques for modeling relationships among variables, both observed and unobserved. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:32:37 -0600 Professor Christopher F. Baum: Econometrics using Stata, London Timberlake Consultants invites you to attend Econometrics using Stata, a three-day course to be held at Cass Business School, City University London, UK. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 11:32:37 -0600 Spanish Stata Users Group meeting: Program announced The 2014 Spanish Users Group meeting will be held at the Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain, on October 23. The program is now available. Register today. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:10:58 -0500 Probabilite et Statistique pour les Sciences de la Sante The book meticulously covers the major aspects of probability and statistics: historical perspective, descriptive statistics, probability distributions, estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation analysis, regression, and variance analysis. Numerous exa mples and exercises are provided to guide the reader through the problem-solving process, all the while showing how to use Stata. The book also includes a chapter that describes the main features of Stata. Succinct solutions to exercises are given at the end. Tues, 08 July 2014 11:57:31 -0500 New fall public training offerings available Ideal for researchers and individuals that want to learn or have a deeper understanding of Stata. Wed, 11 June 2014 16:49:47 -0500 Pioneering women join Stata's bookmark series Series 6 celebrates the lives of 5 women in statistics and related fields: Stella Cunliffe, Grace Murray Hopper, Isobel Loutit, Ada Lovelace, and Margaret E. Martin. Get yours today! Mon, 28 Apr 2014 10:23:44 -0500 Bayesian Analysis with Stata This book is a complete guide to using Stata for Bayesian analysis. It contains just enough theoretical and foundational material to be useful to all levels of users interested in Bayesian statistics, from neophytes to aficionados. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 11:57:31 -0500 One Hundred Nineteen Stata Tips, Third Edition This book provides concise and insightful notes about commands, features, and tricks that will help you obtain a deeper understanding of Stata. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:57:31 -0500 A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fourth Edition After reading this introductory text, new users will not only be able to use Stata well but will also learn new aspects of Stata. Thu, 09 Apr 2014 11:57:31 -0500 Speaking Stata Graphics A compilation of articles from the popular “Speaking Stata” column by Nicholas J. Cox, this book provides valuable insights about Stata's built-in and user-written statistical-graphics commands. Thu, 09 Apr 2014 11:57:31 -0500 An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, Fourth Edition With this book, the reader will learn not only the skills for statistical analysis but also the skills to make the analysis reproducible. (Updated for Stata 13.) Thu, 13 Mar 2014 11:57:31 -0500 ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research The ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of Social Research is recognized throughout the world as the preeminent forum for basic and advanced training in the methodologies and technologies of social science research. Classes take place June through August, 2014. Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:09:28 -0600 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology June 9-21, 2014, at Castello Brandolini Colomban in Treviso, Italy. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 13:21:12 -0600 Winter Workshop in Econometria e Scienze Statistiche Bologna, Italy: January 21-24, 2014. Workshop will be conducted in Italian. Mon, 05 Aug 2013 11:28:48 -0500 Stata 13 now shipping New -- Treatment effects, Multilevel mixed-effects GLM, Power and sample size, Multilevel SEM with generalized outcomes, Forecasting, Long strings and BLOBs, and much more Mon, 24 Jun 2013 09:16:48 -0500 Stata training at Haver Analytics in July Data Management and Time-Series Modeling Using Haver Data will take place at Haver Analytics in New York, NY, July 15-16, 2013. Register now. Thu, 09 May 2013 13:44:22 -0500 Econometrics Summer School Using Stata in Lisbon Lisbon, Portugal. July 9-13, 2013. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 10:06:01 -0500 German Stata Users Group meeting The 2013 German Stata Users Group meeting will take place June 7. The program has been announced. Register now. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 09:22:50 -0600 Japanese Stata Users Group meeting: Save the date The 2013 Japanese Stata Users Group meeting will take place September 20. Fri, 29 Mar 2013 17:03:43 -0500 New dates for Survey Data Analysis Using Stata May 22-23 in Alexandria, Virginia Tue, 22 Jan 2013 11:50:39 -0600 New dates for Using Stata Effectively May 20-21 in Alexandria, Virginia Tue, 22 Jan 2013 11:50:39 -0600 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology June 9-23 in Treviso, Itay Fri, 18 Jan 2013 15:07:04 -0600 New public training dates for 2013 announced 2013 public training dates announced. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 11:17:13 -0500 Scuola Estiva Statistica per Economia, Scienze Sociali, Epidemiologia Clinica e Sanita Pubblica Summer School on Statistics for Economics, Social Sciences, Clinical Epidemiology, and Public Health in Rome, June 3-7, 2013 Wed, 31 Oct 2012 09:45:13 -0500 Stata video tutorials The Stata YouTube channel includes videos that range from giving a viewer a quick tour of Stata to performing various statistical analyses in Stata. Stop by today! 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