Dr Anne Bernard and Dr Farah Zahir will be presenting a 4-week seminar series on Biostatistics in September 2020.

Dr Anne Bernard is the Head of Biostatistics at QFAB Bioinformatics with more than 6 years’ experience post-PhD in consulting, teaching and development of statistical methods. Dr Farah Zahir joined the team early 2019 and together they provide statistical support to clinicians and researchers from several universities, research institutes, and hospitals, including CHQ and CCHR.

Key points:

  • All staff and students from CHQ and CCHR are invited to attend.
  • You can elect to attend any one or all of the seminars listed, although you will get the most benefit from attending all six if you are a novice learner.
Day Time Topic
Wednesday 9th September, 2020 1.30pm – 2.30pm Biostatistics for grant application
Tuesday 15th September, 2020 1.30pm – 2.30pm Descriptive statistics and data presentation
Wednesday 16th September, 2020 1.30pm – 2.30pm How to choose the right statistical test
Wednesday 23rd September, 2020 1.30pm – 2.30pm Exploring and predicting using linear regression
Tuesday 29th September, 2020 1.30pm – 2.30pm Longitudinal data analysis for repeated measures
Wednesday 30th September, 2020 1.30pm – 2.30pm Logistic regression analysis


All seminars will be held online via Zoom using the following link:

For further information please email: CHQ_ResearchEducation@health.qld.gov.au