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Fall 2013 Biostatistics Colloquium/Levin Lecture Series

Mailman School of Public Health

Hess Commons


722 W 168th Street, Lobby Level

Biostatistics Computer Lab


722 W 168th Street, 6th Floor



September 5 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Semiparametric Analysis of Linear Transformation Models with Covariate Measurement Errors"  (read more) 
Samiran Sinha, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Statistics
Texas A&M University

Hosted by: Ian McKeague, PhD


September 12 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Generalizing the MCPMod dose finding methodology beyond normal, independent data"  (read more) 
José Pinheiro, PhD
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research and Development

Hosted by: Ken Cheung, PhD


September 19 at 3:45pm
Biostatistics Computer Lab

"Using cumulative sums of martingale residuals for model checking in nested case-control studies"  (read more) 
Ørnulf Borgan, PhD
Professor, Department of Mathematics
University of Olso

Hosted by: Ian McKeague, PhD


September 26 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Combining isotonic regression and EM algorithm to predict genetic risk under monotonicity constraint and unknown genotypes"  (read more) 
Tanya Garcia, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Texas A&M University

Hosted by: Yuanjia Wang, PhD


October 3 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Rare variant analysis in sequencing-based association studies"  (read more) 
Seunggeun (Shawn) Lee, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics
University of Michigan

Hosted by: Iuliana Ionita-Laza, PhD


October 10 at 3:45pm
Biostatistics Computer Lab

"A general framework of stratifying patient population according to the treatment effect"  (read more) 
Lu Tian, ScD
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Research and Policy
Stanford University

Hosted by: Zhezhen Jin, PhD


October 17 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Bayesian Benchmarking with Applications to Small Area Estimation"  (read more) 
Malay Ghosh, PhD
Distinguished Professor, Department of Statistics
University of Florida

Hosted by: Qixuan Chen, PhD


October 21 at 3:45pm
Biostatistics Computer Lab

"Integrating Multiple Phenotypes for Association Mapping"  (read more)
Saurabh Ghosh, PhD
Professor, Human Genetics Unit
Indian Statistical Institute

Hosted by: Arindam RoyChoudhury, PhD


October 31 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Assessing Significance in Clustering"  (read more)
Ranjan Maitra, PhD
Professor, Department of Statistics and Statistical Laboratory
Iowa State University

Hosted by: Todd Ogden, PhD


November 7 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Blinded Effect Size Evaluations in Clinical Trials using Gaussian Process Models"  (read more)
Marc Sobel, PhD
Professor, Department of Statistics
Temple University

Hosted by: Todd Ogden, PhD


November 14 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Uniform Inference After Model Selection"  (read more)
Alex Belloni, PhD
Associate Professor, Fugua School of Business
Duke University

Hosted by: Ying Wei, PhD


November 21 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Stage-Wise Clinical Trials Experiments in Phase I, II and III"  (read more) 
Shelly Zacks, PhD
Distinguished Professor
Binghamton University

Hosted by: Bin Cheng, PhD


December 5 at 3:45pm
Hess Commons

"Research at Census, including links to Biostatistics/Informatics"  (read more) 
Thomas A. Louis, PhD
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Hosted by: Qixuan Chen, PhD


December 12 at 3:45pm
Biostatistics Computer Lab

"Functional Response Additive Model Estimation with Online Virtual Stock Markets"  (read more) 
Gareth James, PhD
Professor, Information and Operations Management Department
University of Southern California

Hosted by: Jeff Goldsmith, PhD



Organized by Qixuan Chen, PhD