January Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
January 4 NO SEMINAR    
January 11 NO SEMINAR    
January 18 Student Lightning Talk 1    
January 25 Student Lightning Talk 2    

February Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
February 1 Nonparametric Tests for Treatment Effect Heterogeneity with Duration Outcomes Pedro H. C. Sant'Anna  
February 8 Exploring BioVU, many SNPs and phenotypes at a time Jonathan Mosley  
February 15 From discordance to discovery in diabetes and beyond Chris Lindsell (U Cincinnati)  
February 22 Statistical Models for structured high-throughput data Saunak Sen (Univ. Tenn. Health Science Center) Jonathan Schildcrout

March Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
March 1 Itís Not What We Said, Itís Not What They Heard, Itís What They Say They Heard Barry Nussbaum -- EPA  
March 8 NO SEMINAR - Spring Break    
March 15 NO SEMINAR - ENAR    
March 22 Dynamic Prediction for Multiple Repeated Measures and Event Time Data: an Application to Neurodegenerative Disorders Sheng Luo (University of Texas)  
March 29 Optimal Decision Making Under Uncertainty: An Application to Disease Outbreaks Sandya Lakkur (Jeffrey Blume)

April Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
April 5 Am I My Connectome? Fingerprinting With Repeated Resting State Functional MRI Data Brian Caffo -- JHU  
April 12 Ideal vs. Real in Handling Potential Confounders in (Cluster-) Randomized Controlled Trials Jody Ciolino -- Northwestern (Guanhua Chen)
April 19 Efficient Use of EHR for Biomedical Translational Research Tianxi Cai -- Harvard Guanhua Chen
April 26 Bayesian Estimation of Case-Crossover Designs with Repeated Events Dan Gillen (Matt Shotwell)

May Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
May 3 TITLE Lucy McGowan  
May 10 Chair Candidate TBA    
May 17 NO SEMINAR - RMS Short Course    
May 24 Statistical Approaches to the Analysis of Multiple Sclerosis Pathology Using Multisequence MRI Russell Shinohara -- UPenn  



July Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
July 5 NO SEMINAR - Summer break    
July 12 Causal Estimation Using Instrumental Variables in Observational and Randomized Studies Todd MacKenzie NO DISCUSSION
July 19 NO SEMINAR - Summer break    
July 26 NO SEMINAR - Summer break    



August Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
August 2 NO SEMINAR - JSM    
August 9 NO SEMINAR - Summer break    
August 16 Causal Effect of Maternal Antidepressant Use on Pregnancy Outcomes Using Generalized Propensity Score for Multi-level Treatment Hui Nian  
August 23 The Medicare Standard Analytic Files in Health Services Research Justin Bachmann TBD
August 30 Causal mediation analyses when studying HIV racial/ethnic and other health disparities Chanelle Howe TBD



September Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
September 6 All Department Meeting Yu Shyr NO DISCUSSION
September 13 What you don't know will hurt you Constantin Yiannoutsos - IU TBD
September 20 Optimal design for nonlinear models RyanJarrett NO DISCUSSION
September 27 Scaling Bayes: Probabilistic Modeling for Large Models and Datasets Chris Fonnesbeck TBD



October Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
October 4 Facilitating Reproducible Research through Direct Connection of Data Analysis with Manuscript Preparation in Microsoft Word Leah Welty - Northwestern Thomas Stewart
October 11 Data, Statistics, and Inference Sharon-Lise Normand - Harvard Thomas Stewart
October 18 Spearman's Rank Correlation Adjusting for Covariates in Bivariate Survival Data SvetlanaEden Fei Ye
October 25 Strategic Planning Update and retreat Preparation Strategic Committee Chris Lindsell



November Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
November 1 An empirical Bayes approach to estimate associations between air pollution and cause-specific cardiorespiratory emergency department visits Jenna Krall - GMU TBD
November 8 Structural equation modeling in biomedical research Steven M. Brunwasser ChrisSlaughter
November 15 NO SEMINAR    
November 22 NO SEMINAR - Thanksgiving break    
November 29 Adaptively Monitoring Clinical Trials with Second-Generation p-values Jonathan Chipman TBD



December Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
December 6 Prescriber profiling in the child welfare system and its challenges Rameela Chandrasekhar TBD
December 13 TBD Postponed TBD
December 20 NO SEMINAR - Winter break    
December 27 NO SEMINAR - Winter break    
Topic revision: r2 - 05 Jan 2018, ThomasStewart
 

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