#### Theory of Survival Analysis Methods

Understand the basic underlying theory of survival analysis methods

#### Estimation

Conduct estimation of the survival function for a single sample

#### Formal Comparison

Conduct formal comparison of survival functions for two samples

#### Formal Analysis

Conduct formal analysis through incorporation of covariates

#### Formal Analysis in Different Settings

Conduct formal analysis in high-dimensional, low-sample size settings

#### Assess Appropriateness

Be able to assess the appropriateness of the use of methods for a given data set (given the scientific questions of interest and given the data characteristics)

#### Effectively Communicate

Be able to effectively communicate the results of data analyses