We are delighted to invite you to a special talk by Prof. Dr. Edgar Brunner, from the Department of Medical Statistics at Universität Göttingen, who will be visiting the FAIR research profile, the Statistics Department at TU Dortmund University and us! 

Title of the talk:
"Missbrauch, Gefahren und Fehlinterpretationen nichtparametrischer Verfahren " (We note that the talk will be in German.)

Wednesday, April 24, 2024
10:00 - 11:00 am

Otto-Hahn-Str. 14, E04  & ZOOM

For remote participation, please use this Zoom link.
Meeting ID: 930 7934 4139
Passcode: 885456

About the talk: There are many recommendations for the use of non-parametric methods. These can often be found in applied books / journals / programme descriptions. The tenor is that non-parametric methods require no or only minor prerequisites. In this presentation, examples and counter-examples will be used to demonstrate the dangers and misuse of non-parametric methods without precise knowledge of their prerequisites. This concerns situations like the Pre-test for NV, in case of rejection,  Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney test, the Wilcoxon-Mann-Whitney test, the so-called 'binding correction', the 'rank transform' method and much more...

We look forward to your participation and insightful discussions during the session!



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