A 35-week online course on the principles and methods of biostatistics. Certificate in Applied Biostatistics

Additional Resources

The free resources below are available to students, faculty, and current employees of Harvard University, its ten schools, and its 17 academic healthcare centers via HMS eCommons login. If you do not have HMS eCommons credentials, please contact us.

Online Resources

The Harvard Catalyst Education Video Library (EVL) features introductory lecture content that appears in the Certificate in Applied Biostatistics course. Explore these videos by logging into the EVL and selecting "Browse by Course," and then "Introduction to Biostatistics."

The Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine provides free electronic access to many introductory biostatistics textbooks, including Primer of Biostatistics (McGraw-Hill, 2005). Additional resources can be found by searching for the keyword "biostats."

Face-to-Face Educational Offerings

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Continuing Education offers journal clubs, seminar series, and symposia throughout the academic year that cover a broad range of topics.

The Advanced Curriculum Compendium is a searchable online catalog of courses, lectures, and seminars offered by six partnering institutions. Opportunities can be filtered by location or by core competency areas, such as biostatistics.