Department of Biostatistics Weekly Seminar


The department hosts weekly seminars and workshops for persons interested in applied statistics, statistical theory, epidemiology, health services research, clinical trials methodology, statistical computing, statistical graphics, and R. We will send e-mail announcements to those in the pertinent groups defined at SemEmail, depending on the seminar.

LOCATION: MRBIII, Room 1220 (unless otherwise noted)
TIME: 1:30-2:30pm on the dates indicated in the calendar below.

Contact Tawanna Peters or Stacy Krueger for more information.



2019





February Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
Fri, Feb 1 at at 1:30pm
2525 WEA
10th Floor VICTR Conf Rm
A statistical framework for predictive modeling of microbial community data Li Chen No student discussion
February 6 Bridging the gap between noisy healthcare data and knowledge: causality and portability Xu Shi Andrew Spieker
Fri, Feb 8 at 12:00pm
2525 WEA
10th Floor VICTR Conf Rm
Interpretation of regulatory variants towards deciphering of disease risk Jing Wang No student discussion
February 13 Predicting Inpatient Deterioration: From Quality Improvement to Research Benjamin Goldstein To be led by the speaker
Fri, Feb 15 at 1:30pm
2525 WEA
10th Floor VICTR Conf Rm
Bayesian Modeling of Latent Heterogeneity in Complex Survey Data Rebecca Anthopolos No student discussion
February 20 Instrumental Variable Methods for Cancer Comparative Effectiveness Studies: Do they help or hurt? Nandita Mitra Amber Hackstadt
February 27 New ICA methods for brain network analysis using neuroimaging data Ying Guo Simon Vandekar



March Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
March 6 NO SEMINAR - SPRING BREAK    
March 13 Balanced Crystalloids vs Saline:Transforming the ICU into a Learning Healthcare System Matthew Semler Robert Greevy
March 20     No student discussion
March 27 NO SEMINAR - ENAR    



April Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
April 3 TBD Nick Strayer  
April 10 The Flourishing Statistical Environment: How Can We Tell? Karen Bandeen-Roche  
April 17 TBD Ya-Chen Lin  
Friday, April 19
10th Floor VICTR Conf Rm
2525 WEA
TBD Shi Huang No student discussion
April 24 Judging Lack of Fit in Complex Regression Models John Fox  



May Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
May 1 Counting viruses: Estimating the size of the latent HIV reservoir Michael Hudgens  
May 8 TBD Felicity Enders  
May 15 TBD Julian Wolfson  
May 22 TBD Cindy Chen  
May 29 TBD Rebecca Hubbard  



August Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
August 7      
August 14      
August 21      
August 28      



September Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
September 4      
September 11 TBD Sally Morton  
September 18 TBD Donna Spiegelman  
September 25      



October Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
October 2 TBD Hannah Weeks  
October 9 TBD Matthew Fox  
October 16      
October 23      
October 30 TBD Andrew Tomarken  



November Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
November 6      
November 13      
November 20      
November 27 No Seminar: Thanksgiving    



December Title Presenter After Seminar Student Discussion Leader
December 4      
December 11      
December 18 No Seminar: Winter Break    
December 25 No Seminar: Winter Break    

Prior Years

Seminar Instructions

Invited Presenter Itineraries

Topic revision: r484 - 22 Mar 2019, SrKrueger
 

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