Health Research and Policy

Workshop in Biostatistics

Center for Clinical Sciences Research (CCSR)
4th Floor, Rm 4205 (The side with Deli)
1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

January 12 - March 15, 2012
Date Speaker Title of Talk
1/12
Nigam Shah
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Biomedical Informatics Research), Stanford
Making Sense of Unstructured Data in Medicine
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
1/19
Yoav Benjamini
Professor, Department of Statistics and O.R., Tel Aviv University
Currently Visiting The Department of Statistics, Stanford
Some Thoughts on Replicability Problems in Science
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
1/26
Joachim Hallmayer
Associate Professor, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Child Development
Autism - of Genes and Twins
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
2/2
Brian Knutson
Associate Professor, Psychology
Jonathan Taylor
Associate Professor, Statistics
Predicting choice from fMRI
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
2/9
Stephen Montgomery
Assistant Professor of Pathology and of Genetics
Genetics of Gene Expression
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
2/16
Terry Speed
Dept of Statistics, UC Berkeley
Removing Unwanted Variation
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
2/23
Erkan Buzbas
Postdoctoral Fellow, Rosenberg Lab, Biology
Approximate Bayesian Computation When Simulating Data Under the Model Is Difficult
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
3/1
Tse Leung Lai
Professor of Statistics, Stanford
Olivia Yueh-Wen Liao
PhD student, Dept of Statistics, Stanford
Qi Xia
Biostatistician, Oncology, Genetech
Adaptive Design of Clinical Trials to Test Biomarker-Guided Cancer Therapies
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)
3/8
Dylan Small
Associate Professor, The Wharton School, U of Pennsylvania
Case Definition and Design Sensitivity in Case Control Studies
(Abstract and Suggested Reading)

Contact Bonnie Chung (650-723-5301; ) to be on the e-mail list. Suggestions and self-nominations for seminar and topics are welcome.

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