he TVEM macro now has the ability to model within-subject correlation. Other improvements have been made to the onscreen output, the available output datasets, the ability to generate plots, and the macro's syntax.
We are currently testing a new plugin that will allow users of the
LCA Stata plugin to estimate the association between a latent class variable and a distal outcome. Until now, this functionality has been available only in the
LCA Distal SAS macro.
Researchers from The Methodology Center and University of North Carolina at Greensboro recently were awarded a grant titled, "Engineering an Online STI Prevention Program." The research team will follow the multiphase optimization strategy (MOST) to design an Internet-based intervention that targets the intersection of alcohol use and sex among college students.
Kari is a research associate at The Methodology Center. For four years, she has worked closely with Methodology Center Director
Linda Collins to develop applications of the
multiphase optimization strategy (MOST). She discusses being an epidemiologist in The Methodology Center, the
new grant on the intersection of drinking and sex among college students, and more.