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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Votes have been counted!  Dr. Paul Allison will be teaching Longitudinal Data Analysis Using Stata on Feb. 2-3, 2018 in Ft. Myers, Florida. More details coming soon.

Just published: Allison et al “Maximum likelihood for cross-lagged panel models with fixed effects” in Socius. Free download here.

Seminars are being added to our fall schedule weekly. Click here to register!

New Blog Post: Using ‘Between-Within Models to Estimate Contextual Effects”

Paul Allison explains that the between-within (hybrid) method, in its usual formulation, is not suitable for estimating contextual effects. But there’s an easy fix.  

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Felix Elwert
Felix Elwert, Ph.D., is the Romnes Professor of Sociology, and affiliated Professor of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, and Population Health Sciences at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

Jeff Gill
Jeff Gill, Ph.D., is currently a Distinguished Professor of Government, Professor of Statistics and Member of the Center for Behavioral Neurosciences at American University.

Andrew Hayes
Andrew F. Hayes, Ph.D., is Professor of Quantitative Psychology at the Ohio State University. 








Item Response Theory
Tenko Raykov, Instructor
October 20-21, Philadelphia

David Wilson, Instructor
October 20-21, Philadelphia

Moderated Mediation Analysis
Andrew Hayes, Instructor
October 27-28, Philadelphia

Instrumental Variables
Felix Elwert, Instructor
October 27-28, Philadelphia

Applied Bayesian Data Analysis
Jeff Gill, Instructor
November 3-4, Philadelphia

Multilevel Modeling; A Second Course
Kristopher Preacher, Instructor
November 3-4, Philadelphia

Propensity Score Analysis
Shenyang Guo, Instructor
November 10-11, Chicago

Intensive Longitudinal Methods
Donald Hedeker, Instructor
November 10-11, Chicago


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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.