McDevitt & Kline Continuing Education Workshops

Statistics training that makes sense

At Statistical Horizons, you can learn the latest statistical methods in an efficient, affordable and enjoyable manner. We offer short seminars on a wide variety of popular statistical methods—methods that are not offered in many graduate programs. Our instructors are all well-known experts in their fields. They are also outstanding teachers who are highly skilled at making statistics understandable.

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Please note that Statistical Horizons’ phone number has changed to 1-610-715-0115. We look forward to hearing from you!

Our Spring/Summer 2017 Seminar Schedule has been posted. Click here to register!

“In Defense of Logit- Part 1”

Paul Allison discusses why he still prefers logistic regression in the vast majority of applications, despite agreeing with Paul von Hippel’s points on linear probability model. Read more here.

“When Can You Fit a Linear Probability Model? More Often Than You Think”

Guest blogger, Paul Von Hippel, follows up on his July 2015 blog where he highlights some advantages of the linear probability model over the logistic model. Now he discusses even more situations where you can utilize the linear probability model. Read more here.

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Stephen Borgatti
Stephen P. Borgatti, Ph.D., is the Paul Chellgren Endowed Chair of Management at the University of Kentucky. His research focuses on social networks in organizations.

Donald Hedeker
Donald Hedeker, Ph.D., is a Professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Chicago.

Stephen Vaisey
Stephen Vaisey, Ph.D. is a Professor of Sociology at Duke University where he teaches the doctoral statistics sequence.



Causal Inference with 
Directed Graphs
Felix Elwert, Instructor
April 28-29, Philadelphia

Introduction to Social
Network Analysis

Stephen Borgatti, Instructor
April 28-29, Philadelphia

Longitudinal Data Analysis Using SAS
Paul Allison, Instructor
May 5-6, Los Angeles

Multilevel and Mixed Models
Stephen Vaisey, Instructor
May 5-6, Los Angeles

Multilevel Modeling of 
Non-Normal Data 
Donald Hedeker, Instructor
May 18-19, Chicago

Longitudinal Data Analysis 
Using Stata
Paul Allison, Instructor
May 18-19, Chicago

Latent Growth Curve Modeling
Gregory Hancock, Instructor
June 1-2, Philadelphia
Early registration deadline is May 1

Treatment Effects Analysis
Stephen Vaisey, Philadelphia
June 1-2, Philadelphia
Early registration deadline is May 1


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Paul D. Allison, Ph.D., is Professor of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania where he teaches research methods and statistics. He has been offering short courses in statistics for over 30 years.