Statistical Methods for the Biological, Environmental, and Health Sciences

Welcome to AMS7!! 


General Class Information

Instructor: Tatiana Xifara

Office: Baskin Engineering 365B 
Office Hours: Monday 3:00-4:30pm, or by appointment

Lectures:Monday, Wednesday 9:00am- 12:30pm, Jack Baskin Engineering 152

Required Text: Biostatistics for the Biological and Health Sciences, M. M. Triola and M. F. Triola, Pearson (2006).

Course Objectives:To introduce the basic ideas of probability and statistics with emphasis on applications to the
natural and social sciences and to everyday life.  While we will learn how to do some calculations by hand, the primary goal is understanding of concepts, including the ability to interpret results.  Topics are detailed in the schedule on back of the syllabus.


Course Syllabus

 Teaching Assistant:   Yifei Yan               (    Office Hours: Tuesday 10:00am-11:30am  @ BE 312 C/D

 Sections times:   







Nat Sci Annex 103

 Nat Sci Annex 103




MSI Tutor: AMS7 has Modified Supplemental Instruction available. Please e-mail the tutor to arrange meetings.

Tutor: Sarmad Moalem e-mail:


Instructors and Assistants