# Introduction to meta-analysis in R

Introduction to meta-analysis in R (Online tutorial)

Postdoc - Cancer Genomics

Introduction to meta-analysis in R (Online tutorial)

This is a short course on meta-analysis in R. The goal is to get the participants familiar with R code and to use it to perform a meta-analysis of published results. The materials are delivered in the form of self-paced interactive exercises.

- To get familiar with R as a tool for data analysis
- To apply basic arithmetic and statistics in R
- To learn how to perform meta-analysis in R using the
`metafore`

package

- Introduction to R (Data Camp Free Interactive Course)
- A GitHub, RStudio Cloud, and Data Camp accounts (Free)
- Reading Viechtbauer, 2010

Each module is delivered in two steps

`practice/practice/`

: interactive exercises to introduce concepts`homework/homework/`

: more exercises to test understanding