Health Research and Policy

Workshop in Biostatistics

Medical School Office Building (MSOB)
Room x303
1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

April 10 - May 29, 2014
Date Speaker Title of Talk
(1st Workshop)
Dennis Wall
Associate Professor
Dept of Pediatrics and
Division of Systems Medicine, Stanford
Delivering a Machine-learning-based System for Rapid Detection of Autism to Families and Clinicians
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
Eric Horvitz
Microsoft Research
Data, Predictions, and Decisions: Leveraging Electronic Health Records for Clinical Care
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
Sylvia Plevritis
Professor, Departments of Radiology and (by courtesy) Management Science and Engineering
co-Chief, Information Sciences in Imaging at Stanford (ISIS)
Director, NCI Stanford Center for Cancer Systems Biology
Modeling Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines: Implications for Genomic Medicine
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
Patrick J.F. Groenen
Professor of Statistics
Econometric Institute,
Erasmus School of Economics,
Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Multiclass Support Vector Machines
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
Robert Shafer
Professor Medicine and by courtesy of Pathology
Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford
HIV-1 Mutations for Tracking the Spread of Transmitted HIV-1 Drug Resistance
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
Weng Kee Wong, PhD
Professor, Dept of Biostatistics
Fielding School of Public Health, UCLA
Using Animal Instincts to Find Efficient Experimental Designs
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
Workshop Cancelled
Parag Mallick
Assistant Professor (Research) of Radiology (Diagnostic Radiology)
Integrative Computational/Experimental Approaches for Improving Proteomics
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
No Workshop
Final week

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