Health Research and Policy

Workshop in Biostatistics

Li Ka Shing Center for Learning (LKSC)
291 Campus Dr, Room LK 209
1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

Sept 27-December 6, 2012
Date Speaker Title of Talk
9/27
Junhee Seok, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Dept of Statistics, Stanford
Predictive Precedence of Organ Recovery in Injury
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
10/4
Laura Lazzeroni
Associate Professor (Biostatistics)
Dept of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Stanford
An Overview of Developments in Statistical Genetics
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
10/11
Olga Vitek
Associate Professor, Dept of Stat, Dept of Computer Science, Purdue Univ
Currently Visiting Associate Professor, Dept of Radiology and Canary Center, Stanford School of Medicine
Statistical Mass Spectrometry-based Proteomics
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
10/18
Olivier Thas
Dept of Mathematical Modelling, Statistics and Bioinformatics, Ghent Univ, Belgium
School of Math and Applied Statistics, Univ of Wollongong, Australia
Probabilistic Index Models
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
10/25
Robert Bruggner
PhD student, Stanford Biomedical Informatics Training Program
Automated Identification of Stratifying Signatures in Cellular Sub-Populations
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
11/1
Jianqing Fan, Chairman
Frederick L. Moore Professor of Finance
Dept of Operation Research and Financial Engineering,
Director of Committee of Statistical Studies
Princeton University
Estimating False Discovery Rates with Unknown Dependence
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
11/8
Daniela Witten
Assistant Professor
Dept of Biostatistics, Univ of Washington
Structured Learning of Multiple Gaussian Graphical Models
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
11/15
David Knowles
Post Doctoral Scholar, Computer Science, Stanford
Understanding Cancer Drug Sensitivity
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
11/22
No Workshop
Thanksgiving break
11/29
Lu Tian
Assistant Professor of Health Research and Policy, Stanford
A General Statistical Approach for Personalized Medicine
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
12/6
Malgorzata Bogdan
Associate Professor at the Departments of Mathematics and Computer Science,
Wroclaw University of Technology and Jan Dlugosz University in Czestochowa, Poland.
Fulbright Visiting Scholar at the Department of Statistics, Stanford University
Model Selection Approach for Genome Wide Association Studies in Admixed Populations
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)

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