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General Departmental Seminar Series - Academic Year 1999-2000

Links listed below lead to an abstract for the seminar listed, if available.

  September 10, 1999 - David DeMets, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Sequential Methods in Data Monitoring of Clinical Trials: Theory and Practice."
  September 24, 1999 - Richard Chappell, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "An Overview of S-Plus, with Examples."
  October 8, 1999 - Yonghua Chen, Department of Statistics & Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Switching Endpoints in Clinical Trials with Simple and Composite Outcomes."
  October 13, 1999 - Brad Carlin, Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota. "Fully Model Based Approaches for Spatially Misaligned Data."
  October 18, 1999* - Eric Grimson, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, MIT. "Computer Guided Surgery."
  October 20, 1999 - Terry Therneau, Section of Biostatistics, Department of Health Science Research, Mayo Clinic. "An Experience with cDNA Arrays: Traps for the Unwary."
  October 29, 1999 - Yili Lu, Senior Statistician, Eli Lilly and Company. "Responsibility, Challenge, Accomplishment, and Growth -- My Experience as a Statistician in a Pharmaceutical Company."
  November 5, 1999* - Lydia Kavraki, Department of Computer Science, Rice University. "Computer-Assisted Pharmaceutical Drug Design: Current Approaches and Future Challenges."
  November 19, 1999 - Ellen Roecker, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Carvedilol and the Food and Drug Administration Approval Process."
  December 3, 1999 - Ronald Gangnon, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Minimum Distance Estimation of the Distribution Functions of Stochastically Ordered Random Variables."
  December 10, 1999 - Hongyu Jiang, Department of Statistics, UW-Madison. "Semiparametric Estimation in the Gamma Frailty Model with Dependent Censoring."
  December 13, 1999* - Rick Lathrop, Department of Computer Science, University of California at Irvine. "The Protein Threading Approach to Protein Structure Prediction."
  January 26, 2000 - Peter Thall, Department of Biostatistics, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas. "Evaluating Multiple Treatment Courses in Clinical Trials."
  February 11, 2000 - John Klein, Medical College of Wisconsin. "Multistate Models in Survival Analysis."
  February 17, 2000 - Jeff Jonkman "On the Power of Stratified Analysis Using Propensity Score Matching."
  February 22, 2000 - Julie A. Stoner, University of Washington-Seattle. "Analysis of Clustered Data: A Combined Estimating Equations Approach."
  February 25, 2000 - Christina Kendziorski, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Identification of Interactions Between Quantitative Trait Loci and other Genome Regions."
  March 2, 2000 - Joel Dubin, Department of Statistics, University of California-Davis. "Dynamical Correlation for Multivariate Longitudinal Data."
  March 3, 2000 - Ashwin Srinivasan, Oxford University Computing Laboratory. "ILP and its Application to Problems in Drug Design."
  March 9, 2000 - Vanja Dukic, Brown University. "A Hierarchial Bayesian Approach to Modeling Embryo Implantation Following in vitro Fertilization."
  March 7, 2000 - Guan-Hua Huang, The Johns Hopkins University "Building Latent Class Regressions with Covariate Effects on Underlying and Measured Variables."
  March 31, 2000 - Brent Blumenstein, American College of Surgeons. "Building a Whole New GroupDesign and Statistical Considerations for the ACOSOG."
  April 7, 2000 - Burton Singer, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University. "Grade of Membership Models Applications to the Demography of Aging and the Epidemiology of Tropical Diseases."
  April 14, 2000 - Thomas Anantharaman, Courant Institute, New York University. "Probabilistic Map Alignment Techniques."
  April 21, 2000 - Mary Lindstrom, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Finding the Knots in Free-Knot Splines."
  April 28, 2000 - Carl Morris, Department of Statistics, Harvard University. "Medical Profiling and the Frequency-Bayes Interface."
  May 3, 2000 - Michael Giddings, Department of Human Genetics, University of Utah. "Artificial Neural Network Prediction of Antisense Oligodeoxynucleotide Activity."
  May 5, 2000 - Ron Brookmeyer, Department of Statistics, The Johns Hopkins University. "Statistical Challenges in the Study of Alzheimer's Disease."
  May 12, 2000 - Lyndia Brumback, Department of Statistics & Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison. "Methods for Two Dimensional Functional Data."
  * Distinguished Lecturer Series in Biomedical Informatics, Sponsored by:
  SmithKline Beecham, Lucent Technologies, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Computer Sciences Department


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CSC = Clinical Sciences Center, 600 Highland Ave. Comp Sci = Computer Sciences, 1210 West Dayton St.
MSC = Medical Sciences Center, 1300 University Ave WARF = Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, 610 Walnut St
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