Health Research and Policy

Workshop in Biostatistics

Time: 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
October 6 - December 1, 2005

Place: Center for Clinical Sciences Research (CCSR)
4th Floor, Rm 4205 (The side with Deli)



Date Speaker Title of Talk
10/6

Robert Tibshirani
Associate Chair and Professor of Health Research and Policy, and Statistics, Stanford

Biomarker discovery: fact or artefact?
(Abstract)
10/13 Byron Ellis
Departmetn of Statistics, Stanford
Bayesian Network Structure Learning
(Abstract)
10/20 Don Redelmeier
Director of Clinical Epidemiology
University of Toronto
Sunnybrook & Women's Hospital
The Risk of Sudden Death with Running a Marathon: A Community perspective
(Abstract)
10/27 Armin Schwartzman
Department of Statistics, Stanford
Random ellipsoids and brain imaging
(Abstract)
11/3 Jay Bartroff, PhD
Fellow in Dept of Statistics, Stanford
Efficient Three-stage Clinical Trial Designs Allowing Mid-course Sample Size Adjustment
(Abstract)
11/10 Peter Bacchetti
Adjunct Professor
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco
A Completely Different Approach to Sample Size Planning
(Abstract)
11/17 Biao Xing
Genetech
A Method to Estimate the Variance of an Endpoint from an On-going Blinded Trial
(Abstract)
12/1 Joanna Mountain
Assistant Professor
Dept of Anthropological Sciences and Dept of Genetics, Stanford
Inference of African Population History from Genetic Variation: three data analysis challenges
(Abstract)
12/8 Exam week No workshop


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