Meta Analysis with R

This tutorial assumes that students:

  • have taken a course in meta analysis, but would like to learn to implement the material in R;

  • have some knowledge of R (at least what is covered in my Introduction to R course).


  • SCC (Mar 2012)

  • Stats X410C -- Statistics with R: Advanced Topics in R (Mar 2011)

  • UC Diversity Initiative for Graduate Study in the Social Sciences (Aug 2010)


  • R

  • meta analysis

  • random effects

  • funnel plot

  • Packages: meta, rmeta, metafor,

  • hypothesis testing

Meta Analysis R Course.pdf