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Current events

2018 Twins Statistical Methodology and Analysis – Perth Workshop

When: 20-21 June 2018

Come to this workshop and learn about analysing data from twin studies. This workshop will cover the exploration, analysis and interpretation of data from twin studies. The workshop will focus on understanding when and why the different statistical models and tests are appropriate, their assumptions and what the results mean in the context of specific research questions. The methods will be illustrated using real data. Familiarity with Stata or R and a basic understanding of linear and logistic regression is assumed. For more information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

When:  20-21 June 2018; 9 am – 4:30 pm
Where: University of Western Australia Business School, Michael Chaney Case Study Room (Building 441), Ground Floor Room G42, Crawley Campus, The University of Western Australia, Perth WA.
Cost:    $220 per person.

Registering: Places are limited, to register for the workshop please click here.

Funding: Those interested in attending this workshop are eligible to apply for the TRA 2018 Travel Grant.

Please note:

  • You will need to bring your own laptop and data for the data analysis session.
  • Lunch and refreshments will be provided.


Click here to view a copy of the provisional program.

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Twins Research Australia is a national resource supported by a Centre of Research Excellence Grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council and housed within the University of Melbourne.

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