Biostatisticians analyze data to identify new diseases, monitor clinical trials, and publish research.
VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW
Welcome to your first day on the job! Watch this video to see a day in the life of a Biostatistician.
- What percent of global confirmed cases are in the United States? (hint: look at the numbers on the left side of the screen)
- How many more/ less cases did your home state have yesterday as compared to 12/30/20? (hint: find your state here)
- Go to “By Region” and select your state. What percent of people who have been tested have come back negative?
Navigate the website and come up with your own statistics based on the data. Now you’re a biostatistician! If you are looking to build your resume, share a findings report with us at [email protected] to be featured in our Student Showcase!
Ready for a biostatistics challenge? Test yourself with this Jeopardy game. Warning: it’s super hard!