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Examines how to apply research methods and addresses recurring issues in health services research. Covers statistical theory that motivates the methods and empirical work that demonstrates a method's use. Enrollment priority for Health Services PhD. students. Prerequisite: either HSERV 511, BIOST 511/512/513, BIOST 517/518, or EPI 511/512, and permission of instructor.