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Model base multivariate analysis of abundance data using R registration deadline 28th June

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Oliver Hooker <[log in to unmask]>

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We still have a few spaces left on the course "Model base multivariate analysis of abundance data using R (MBMV02)" 

https://www.prstatistics.com/course/model-base-multivariate-analysis-of-abundance-data-using-r-mbmv02/

Deadline for registration is 28.06.18

This course is delivered by Prof. David Warton and will take place in Glasgow from 8th - 12th July 2018.


Course Overview:
This course will provide an introduction to modern multivariate techniques, with a special focus on the analysis of abundance or presence/absence data. Multivariate analysis in ecology has been changing rapidly in recent years, with a focus now on formulating a statistical model to capture key properties of the observed data, rather than transformation of data using a dissimilarity-based framework. In recent years, model-based techniques have been developed for hypothesis testing, identifying indicator species, ordination, clustering, predictive modelling, and use of species traits as predictors to explain interspecific variation in environmental response.  These techniques are more interpretable than alternatives, have better statistical properties, and can be used to address new problems, such as the prediction of a species’ spatial distribution from its traits alone.

Course programme

Sunday 8th – Classes from 09:00 to 17:00
Revision of (univariate) regression analysis
Revision of key “Stat 101” messages, the linear model, generalised linear model and linear mixed model.
Main packages: lme4.

Monday 9th – Classes from 09:00 to 17:00
Computer-intensive inference and multiple responses
The parametric bootstrap, permutation tests and the bootstrap, model selection, classical multivariate analysis, allometric line fitting.
Main packages: lme4, mvabund, glmnet, smatr.

Tuesday 10th – Classes from 09:00 to 17:00
Multivariate abundance data
Key properties, hypothesis testing, indicator species, compositional analysis, non-standard models.
Main packages: mvabund.

Wednesday 11th – Classes from 09:00 to 17:00
Explaining cross-species patterns
Classifying species based on environmental response, species traits as predictors, studying species interactions.
Main packages: Speciesmix, mvabund, lme4.

Thursday 12th – Classes from 09:00 to 16:00
Model-based ordination and inference
Latent variable models for ordination, model-based inference for fourth corner models.
Main packages: boral, mvabund.

Email oliverhooker prstatistics.com

Check out our sister sites,
www.PRstatistics.com (Ecology and Life Sciences)
www.PRinformatics.com (Bioinformatics and data science)
www.PSstatsistics.com (Behaviour and cognition) 

Up-coming courses

1.	May 21st - 25th 2018
INTRODUCTION TO PYTHON FOR BIOLOGISTS (IPYB05)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Martin Jones
http://www.prinformatics.com/course/introduction-to-python-for-biologists-ipyb05/

2.	May 21st - 25th 2018
INTRODUCTION TO REMOTE SENISNG AND GIS FOR ECOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS (IRMS01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Prof. Duccio Rocchini, Dr. Luca Delucchi
www.prinformatics.com/course/introduction-to-remote-sensing-and-gis-for-ecological-applications-irms01/

3.	May 28th – 31st 2018
STABLE ISOTOPE MIXING MODELS USING SIAR, SIBER AND MIXSIAR (SIMM04)
Canada (QUEBEC) Dr. Andrew Parnell, Dr. Andrew Jackson 
www.prstatistics.com/course/stable-isotope-mixing-models-using-r-simm04/

4.	May 28th – June 1st 2018
ADVANCED PYTHON FOR BIOLOGISTS (APYB02)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Martin Jones
www.prinformatics.com/course/advanced-python-biologists-apyb02/

5.	June 12th - 15th 2018
SPECIES DISTRIBUTION MODELLING (DBMR01)
Myuna Bay sport and recreation, Australia, Prof. Jane Elith, Dr. Gurutzeta Guillera
www.prstatistics.com/course/species-distribution-models-using-r-sdmr01/

6.	June 25th – 29th 2018
SPECIES DISTRIBUTION/OCCUPANCY MODELLING USING R (OCCU01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Darryl McKenzie (PROTEUS)
www.prstatistics.com/course/species-distributionoccupancy-modelling-using-r-occu01/

7.	July 2nd - 5th 2018
SOCIAL NETWORK ANALYSIS FOR BEHAVIOURAL SCIENTISTS USING R (SNAR01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Prof. James Curley
http://www.psstatistics.com/course/social-network-analysis-for-behavioral-scientists-snar01/

8.	July 8th – 12th 2018
MODEL BASE MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS OF ABUNDANCE DATA USING R (MBMV02)
Glasgow, Scotland, Prof. David Warton
www.prstatistics.com/course/model-base-multivariate-analysis-of-abundance-data-using-r-mbmv02/

9.	July 23rd – 27th 2018
EUKARYOTIC METABARCODING (EUKB01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Owen Wangensteen
http://www.prinformatics.com/course/eukaryotic-metabarcoding-eukb01/

10.	September 24th – 28th 
INTRODUCTION TO MIXED (HIERARCHICAL) MODELS FOR LIFE SCIENCES USING R (IMLS01) 
Glasgow, Scotland, Prof. Subhash Lele
https://www.psstatistics.com/course/introduction-to-mixed-hierarchical-models-for-life-sciences-using-r-imls01/

11.	October 1st – 5th 
INTRODUCTION TO LINUX WORKFLOWS FOR BIOLOGISTS (IBUL03)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Martin Jones
https://www.prinformatics.com/course/introduction-to-linux-workflows-for-biologists-ibul03/

12.	October 8th – 12th 2018
INTRODUCTION TO SPATIAL ANALYSIS OF ECOLOGICAL DATA USING R (ISAE01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Prof. Subhash Lele
https://www.prstatistics.com/course/introduction-to-spatial-analysis-of-ecological-data-using-r-isae01/

13.	October 8th – 12th 2018
INDIVIDUAL BASED MODELS USING NETLOGO AND R
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Andrew Jackson
Link to follow

14.	October 15th – 19th 2018
APPLIED BAYESIAN MODELLING FOR ECOLOGISTS AND EPIDEMIOLOGISTS (ABME
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Matt Denwood, Emma Howard
http://www.prstatistics.com/course/applied-bayesian-modelling-ecologists-epidemiologists-abme04/

15.	October 15th – 19th 2018
ANALYSING TIME TO EVENT DATA (SURVIVAL ANALYSIS)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Wil Hoppitt
Link to follow

16.	October 29th – November 2nd 2018
INTRODCUTION TO R AND STATISTICS FOR BIOLOGISTS (IRFB02)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Olivier Gauthier
Link to follow – see previous 
https://www.prstatistics.com/course/introduction-to-statistics-and-r-for-biologists-irfb/

17.	October 29th – November 2nd 2018
INTRODUCTION TO BIOINFORMATICS FOR DNA AND RNA SEQUENCE ANALYSIS (IBDR01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr Malachi Griffith, Dr. Obi Griffith
www.prinformatics.com/course/precision-medicine-bioinformatics-from-raw-genome-and-transcriptome-data-to-clinical-interpretation-pmbi01/

18.	November 5th – 8th  2018
PHYLOGENETIC COMPARATIVE METHODS FOR STUDYING DIVERSIFICATION AND PHENOTYPIC EVOLUTION (PCME01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Antigoni Kaliontzopoulou
https://www.prstatistics.com/course/phylogenetic-comparative-methods-for-studying-diversification-and-phenotypic-evolution-pcme01/

19.	November 19th – 23rd  2018
STRUCTUAL EQUATION MODELLING FOR ECOLOGISTS AND EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGISTS (SEMR02)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Jonathan Lefcheck
Link to follow – see previous 
https://www.prstatistics.com/course/structural-equation-modelling-for-ecologists-and-evolutionary-biologists-semr01/

20.	November 26th – 30th 2018
FUNCTIONAL ECOLOGY FROM ORGANISM TO ECOSYSTEM: THEORY AND COMPUTATION (FEER
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Francesco de Bello, Dr. Lars Götzenberger, Dr. Carlos Carmona
http://www.prstatistics.com/course/functional-ecology-from-organism-to-ecosystem-theory-and-computation-feer01/

21.	January 21st – 25th 2019
STATISTICAL MODELLING OF TIME-TO-EVENT DATA USING SURVIVAL ANALYSIS: AN INTRODUCTION FOR ANIMAL BEHAVIOURISTS, ECOLOGISTS AND EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGISTS (TTED01)
Glasgow, Scotland, Dr. Will Hoppitt
https://www.psstatistics.com/course/statistical-modelling-of-time-to-event-data-using-survival-analysis-tted01/

22.	February 2018 TBC
MOVEMENT ECOLOGY (MOVE02)
Venue TBC, Dr. Luca Borger, Prof. Ronny Wilson, Dr Jonathan Potts
Link to follow – see previous 
www.prstatistics.com/course/movement-ecology-move01/

23.	February 2018 TBC
AQUATIC ACOUSTIC TELEMETRY DATA ANALYSIS AND SURVEY DESIGN
Glasgow, Scotland, VEMCO staff and affiliates
Link to follow

Oliver Hooker PhD.
PR statistics

2018 publications - 

Phenotypic and resource use partitioning amongst sympatric lacustrine brown trout, Salmo trutta. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. DOI 10.1093/biolinnean/bly032

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