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

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

Biomarker discovery: fact or artefact?
10/13 Byron Ellis
Departmetn of Statistics, Stanford
Bayesian Network Structure Learning
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
10/27 Armin Schwartzman
Department of Statistics, Stanford
Random ellipsoids and brain imaging
11/3 Jay Bartroff, PhD
Fellow in Dept of Statistics, Stanford
Efficient Three-stage Clinical Trial Designs Allowing Mid-course Sample Size Adjustment
11/10 Peter Bacchetti
Adjunct Professor
Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco
A Completely Different Approach to Sample Size Planning
11/17 Biao Xing
A Method to Estimate the Variance of an Endpoint from an On-going Blinded Trial
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
12/8 Exam week No workshop

Contact Robert Shields (650-723-5456 / ) to be on the e-mail list. Suggestions and self-nominations for seminar and topics are welcome.

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