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Past Seminars

2016-2017 Noon Seminar Series



Online Estimation of Optimal Treatment Allocations for Control of an Emerging Infectious Disease

Eric Laber, Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University
09/19/2016 Biostatistics Grand Rounds Biostatistics Junior Faculty 
09/26/2016 Randomized Experiments, Observational Studies and the Distance Correlation Adin-Cristian Andrei, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
10/03/2016 Real-time Prediction of Infectious Disease Outbreaks Nicholas G. Reich, Department of Biostatistics, University of Massachusetts - Amherst

Improving the Robustness of Doubly Robust Estimators in Missing Data Analysis

Peisong Han, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo

The Cell-Type Heterogeneity Problem in Epigenomewide Association Studies

E. Andres Houseman, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University
10/24/2016 Expansion of Biological Pathways by Integrative Genomics Jun S. Liu, Department of Statistics, Harvard University
11/07/2016 Modeling Restricted Mean Survival Time under General Censoring Mechanisms Douglas Schaubel, Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan
11/14/2016 Statistical Methods for Single-cell R NA-seq Experiments  Christina Kendziorski, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin Madison
11/28/2016 Survey Methodology in Transition Frauke Kreuter, Joint Program in Survey Methodology, University of Maryland
12/05/2016 Data Rectangling Jenny Bryan, Department of Statistics and Michael Smith Laboratories, University of British Columbia

Semiparametric Transformation Models for Multiple Continuous Biomarkers in ROC Analysis

Eunhee Kim, Office of Biostatistics, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health
12/19/2016 On Bias Prevention and Incidental Parameters Nicola Lunardon, Department of Economics Business & Statistics, University of Trieste, Italy
01/23/2017 Estimating Features of a Social Network Using a Sample

Tyler H. McCormick, Associate Professor Department of Statistics, Department of Sociology, Senior Data Science Fellow, eScience Institute, University of Washington 

01/30/2017 Topological Data Analysis for Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Data Nicole Lazar, Department of Statistics, University of Georgia
02/06/2017 Bayesian Model Calibration and Prediction Applied to (Stochastic) Epidemic Simulations David Higdon, Social Decisions Analytics Laboratory Biocomplexity  Institute of Virginia Tech 
02/20/2017 Unification of the Instrumental Variable Approach for Causal Inference and Missing Data  Eric Tchetgen, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University
02/27/2017 Deep Space! Deep Spatial Learning for Forensic Geolocation with Microbiome Data Brian Reich, Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University
03/06/2017 Standard Errors for Regression on Relational Data with Exchangeable Errors Bailey Fosdick, Department of Statistics, Colorado State University
03/27/2017 Nonparametric Spatial-Temporal Modelling of the Association Between Ambient Air Pollution and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes Montserrat Fuentes, Department of  Statistics, Virginia Commonwealth University
04/03/2017 Using Surrogate Marker Information to Test for a Treatment Effect Layla Parast, RAND Corporation
04/10/2017 On Weighted Estimators for Generalizing Average Treatment Effects from a Trial to a Target Population Elly Kaizar, Department of Statistics, Ohio State University
04/17/2017 C-learning: a New Classification Framework to Estimate Optimal Dynamic Treatment Regimes Min Zhang, Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan
04/24/2017 Classified Mixed Model Prediction J Sunil Rao, Division of Biostatistics, University of Miami
05/01/2017 Spatial Measurement Error in  Air Pollution Epidemiology Adam Szpiro, Department of Biostatistics, University of Miami

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