Health Research and Policy

Workshop in Biostatistics

Time: 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm
October 4 - November 29, 2007

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



Date Speaker Title of Talk
10/4 John Neuhaus
Professor of Biostatistics, UCSF
The consequences of misspecifying the random effects distribution when fitting generalized linear mixed models
(Abstract)
10/11 Anat Reiner-Benaim
Stanford Genome Technology Center, Dept of Biochemistry
Approaches to Multiplicity Issues in Genome Research
(Abstract)
10/18 Workshop cancelled
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10/25 Sylvia Plevritis
Asso Prof (Research) of Radiology
Radiology-Diagnostic Radiology, Stanford
Modeling Cancer Screening Outcomes
(Abstract)
11/1 Ying Lu
Dept of Radiology, Epi and Biostat, UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center
Discriminating Grade II Astrocytomas and Oligodendrogliomas Using the Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS) Parameters
(Abstract)
11/2
*Friday (3-4pm)
Chiara Sabatti
Human Genetics and Statistics, UCLA
Mining High Density Genotype Data for Variations in Copy Number
(Abstract)
11/8 Eric Xing
Machine Learning Dept, Language Technology Institute and Computer Science Dept
Carnegie Mellon University
Nonparametric Bayesian Methods for Genetic Inference
(Abstract)
11/14
*Wed (2-3pm)
Lu Tian
Dept of Preventive Medicine
Northwestern University
Prediction Model Evaluation for Personalized Medicine
(Abstract)
11/15 John Morton
and
Tina Hernandez-Boussard
Surgery, Stanford
Predictors of Quality
(Abstract)
11/29
Jay Bartroff
Asst Professor, Dept of Mathematics
University of Southern California
Dynamic Screening and Treatment Regimes Under Constraints
(Abstract)


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