Writing your first R program, Just the basics

Date & Time
November-09 22:30 pm to November-09 23:30 pm
On-Demand Webinar

This webinar was the second session in line with the training series titled ‘R Programming for Biometrics Professionals’ taught by Sunil Gupta. The demonstration will show how R programming allows direct access with function-based tasks executed in logic sequence to get data into R, perform data management, clean, and summarize results. It will also help you start writing your first R program by using one of the most significant and popular R packages, Tidyverse.

These webinars include demonstrations that offer everyone a great opportunity to hone their R programming skills. The webinar covered the topics such as:

  • Understanding common Objects
  • Install R, Windows
  • Install TIDYVERSE package
  • Show and tell with Basic Syntax
  • Get data into data frames – in line with small data, csv
  • Combine data frames – join (match), append
  • View data frame metadata
  • Query data frame (dplyr) – filter, select vars
  • Create new vars
  • Summarize data frames

About Speakers


Sunil Gupta
Sunil Gupta is a hands-on Principal Statistical Programmer and CDISC compliance developer of more than 25 years. He has led teams at leading Life Science industry companies such as Amgen, Quintiles, Cytel and Genentech. Amongst Sunil many professional endeavours include being an international speaker, global corporate trainer, book author, and teacher. His best-selling books include Clinical Data Quality Checks for CDISC Compliance Using SAS, Quick Results with the Output Delivery System, Sharpening Your SAS Skills and Sharpening Your Advanced SAS Skills. Gupta currently teaches online classes at the University of California at Los Angeles and the University of California at San Diego.

Watch our webinar recording to learn the basics of R programming.

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