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Current Biostatistics Seminars

Monday Seminar Series

Join us for our weekly seminars led by biostatistics experts, covering a wide-range of topics. 

All Biostatistics seminars are held at 12:05 p.m., via Zoom (registration required) and onsite in W2008.

Click the title to register via the events page. For questions email Kara Friedman.

5/13/24Introducing Forensic Science to Biostatistics: A Method for Forensic Toolmark ComparisonsMaria Cuellar is an assistant professor of Criminology, Statistics, and Data Science at the University of Pennsylvania.
4/29/24Statistical Challenges in the Selection of Causal Graphical ModelsDaniel Malinsky is an assistant professor of Biostatistics at Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health.
4/22/24Scalable Distributional Regression via Quantile Functional Regression for Data Streams Including Wearable DevicesJeffrey S. Morris is the George S. Pepper Professor of Public Health and Preventative Medicine/Director, Biostatistics Division at the University of Pennsylvania. He serves as Director of the Division of Biostatistics.
4/15/24Investigating Dynamics in Spatial Omics Data with StarTrailYun Li is a professor in the Department of Genetics, Department of Biostatistics, and an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Challenges in Deep Learning (co-hosted with PHAISE)*

*View seminar on YouTube.

Rama Chellappa is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering.
4/1/24Machine Learning and Causality: Building Efficient, Reliable Models for Decision-MakingMaggie Makar is an assistant professor in the Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Department at the University of Michigan.
3/25/24Hierarchical Bayesian Spatio-Temporal Modeling for Multi-Pathogen Transmission of Hand, Foot, and Mouth DiseaseNikolay Bliznyuk is an associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at the University of Florida.
3/4/24A Scalable, Data-Driven Framework for Identifying Patient Subgroups on Which an AI/ML Model UnderperformsAdarsh Subbaswamy, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Division of Imaging Diagnostics and Software Reliability at the Center for Devices and Radiological Health
2/26/24Mitigating Misdiagnosis in Multiple Sclerosis Leveraging Imaging StatisticsTaki Shinohara, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Past Seminar Schedules

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