Hello and welcome to the R for healthcare website. This site contains an ever growing set of training materials relevant for the use of the R language by people working in and around healthcare.

This set of resources is something that healthcare analysts will find particularly useful as it will provide you with the skills required to undertake and automate those analytics tasks you would normally do in spreadsheet programmes such as Excel.

If you have any suggestions for training topics or feedback on the site content please use the contact form which can be found here

Introductory presentation

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The introductory presentation contains information about:

  • What is R?
  • Uses of R
  • Downloading and installing R
  • Downloading and installing R Studio
  • Familiarisation with the R Studio environment
  • Packages and their uses
  • R programming conventions

Training contents