The Effective Statistician - in association with PSI

The Effective Statistician - in association with PSI

The Effective Statistician - in association with PSI

My personal lessons from using various data visualizations

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These kinds of visualization helped me a lot to open new doors and made me amazingly easy to stand out from other statisticians. In this episode, I am sharing the following points:

  • Visualization help you sell your work
    • Easily understandable
    • Easy to stand out
    • Is fun to create
  • Lots of opportunities beyond our usual graphs
    • Showing the variability
    • Showing the individual patients
    • Scatterplots
    • Line graphs
    • Heatmaps
    • Cumulative distribution functions
    • Histograms or fitted density functions
  • Animations to show changes over time
  • Interactivity to showcase subgroups or different endpoints
  • Produce multiple graphs at once for different audiences
  • and documents

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About this podcast

The podcast from statisticians for statisticians to have a bigger impact at work. This podcast is set up in association with PSI - Promoting Statistical Insight. This podcast helps you to grow your leadership skills, learn about ongoing discussions in the scientific community, build you knowledge about the health sector and be more efficient at work. This podcast helps statisticians at all levels with and without management experience. It is targeted towards the health, but lots of topics will be important for the wider data scientists community.

by Alexander Schacht and Benjamin Piske, biometricians, statisticians and leaders in the pharma industry


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