The Biochemistry Department has organized one day workshop entitled ‘Application of Statistics in Biological Research: A Training Workshop’ on 10th November 2018. Mr Aasim Jajja, Statistical Officer, NHRC, PHRC Research Centre, Sheikh Zayed Hospital was the resource person and about 40 undergraduate and post graduate students attended the workshop. The objective of this workshop was to train the participants working in the field of biological research to apply statistical tools on their research data.

Moreover, to inculcate the application of statistical methods in the minds of young researchers, real research data was discussed as an example instead of hypothetical data. The workshop was focused on types and importance of variables and data sheet management in SPSS, Descriptive Statistics, Advanced Statistical Analysis and its presentation in research articles.