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Parametric vs. non-parametric statistics

Presented By

Duncan Donohue

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Event Details

Presenter: Duncan Donohue, PhD, Statistical Consulting and Scientific Programming Group, Computer and Statistical Services, National Cancer Institute at Frederick, Data Management Services, Inc. a BRMI company. 

In this talk, we will cover what differentiates parametric and non-parametric statistics, tests/methods of both types for different data scenarios, when to use one vs. the other, and tradeoffs/pitfalls of each. 

This will be a hybrid event. To register, please visit the following link: 

This session will be recorded, and materials will be shared with attendees a few days after the event. 

For additional details and questions, please contact Natasha Pacheco (, Advanced Biomedical Computational Science group, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research.

Event Details

Tue, Apr 9

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Building 549, Executive Board Room, NCI-Frederick