2019

Friday, December 6, 2019

  • Speaker:  Dr. Peter L. Spirtes, The Department of Philosophy at Carnegie Mellon University
  • Topic:  Causal discovery and inference: Recent methodological advances and applications to biology

Friday, November 8, 2019

  • Speaker:  Nicole M. Butera, The Biostatistics Center, The George Washington University
  • Topic:  Modeling Longitudinal Change in Biomarkers in the Presence of Disease Treatment: Application to Modeling Blood Pressure Change

Friday, October 11, 2019

  • Speaker:  Dr. Kristina Vatcheva, Assistant Professor, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
  • Topic:  Analysis of Disease Progression in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis

Friday, July 23, 2019

  • Speaker:  Dr. Dustin Long, Dept. of Biostatistics and Dr. David Redden, Dept. of Biostatistics
  • Topic:  Great p-value Debate

Friday, April 26, 2019

  • Speaker:  Shrikant I. Bangdiwala, PhD, Professor, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact at McMaster University, Hamilton, ON Canada
  • Topic:  Sacrilege!: Evaluating Complex, Community-based Non-randomized Interventions

Friday, March 1, 2019

  • Speaker:  Bhramar Mukherjee, PhD, University of Michigan, School of Public Health
  • Topic:  The Battle of Two Cultures: Statistics versus Data Sciences

Friday, February 22, 2019

  • Speaker:  Brian C. Healy, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Assistant Professor in Department of Biostatistics Harvard School of Public Health
  • Topic:  Measuring the Impact of Patient Preference in Clinical Trials

Friday, January 18, 2019

  • Speaker:  Maya B. Mathur, PhD Department of Epidemiology, Harvard University
  • Topic:  Sensitivity Analysis for Unmeasured Confounding in Studies and Meta-analysis