Consulting Services

Services Provided by the SCC

The SCC can play an effective role as a member of your research team, providing valuable input and expertise in the analysis of your research data. Specifically, we can assist in the following areas:

Study Planning and Proposal Preparation

The SCC is happy to assist you in the preparation of research proposals, providing guidance in both the sizing of statistical studies and development of methods section writeups.

Data Management

We can update or manipulate research data from any one of a number of data or spreadsheet formats and can offer advice regarding how to structure your data most effectively for analysis. We can also provide assistance with many popular data analysis software applications.

Data Analysis

The SCC is fully qualified to provide you with data analysis capabilities ranging from the most basic standard descriptive statistical techniques to the most powerful modern inferential statistical methods. Areas of expertise include:

  • Design of Experiments and Analysis of Variance
  • Multiple Regression (including response surface methodology and robust regression methods)
  • Generalized Linear Models (including logistic/probit/Poisson regression, linear and non-linear mixed models)
  • Multivariate Data Analysis techniques
  • Biostatistics and Survival Analysis
  • Categorical Data Analysis
  • Nonparametric Statistics
  • Quality Control and Industrial Statistical Methods
  • Sample Survey Design Analysis
  • Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA)
  • Bayesian Methods
  • Computational Methods (including Monte Carlo simulation and bootstrap methods)