2nd ANNUAL ADMINISTRATIVE RETREAT

Friday, April 4, 2008, 8:30AM - 1:00PM, 2525 West End Avenue, Suite 802

Objectives for the Retreat:

  • To present a vision for Biostatistics

  • To educate and inform administrative team members on the realities of what "being a biostatistician" means

  • To provide an overview of career tracks for biostatisticians

  • To celebrate administrative team contributions to organizational goals

TIME TOPIC PRESENTER
8:30AM
8:55AM
Welcome mixer All
8:55AM
9:00AM
Introduction and Overview Linda Stewart
9:00AM
9:45AM
Department goals, mission, vision
Goals2008
Frank Harrell
9:45AM
10:15AM
Division and CBC goals, mission, vision Yu Shyr
10:15AM
10:30AM
Break  
10:30AM
11:00AM
Biostatistics 101 for the layperson
Describe role and explain Sweave, Latex, RedHat and R
Biostatistics - what is this?
Bryan Shepherd
11:00AM
11:30AM
Career track for biostatisticians Robert Greevy Tentative
11:30AM
12:00AM
Department and Division administrative responsibilities and CQI
All
12:00PM
1:00PM
Lunch - Adjourn after lunch All Participants
Topic revision: r14 - 05 Apr 2008, LindaStewart
 

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