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General Departmental Seminar Series - Academic Year 2003-2004

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

Date

Time and Location
Presenter
Title
Abstract
9/12/03
(Friday)
G5/136
CSC
Moo Chung, PhD, Depts. of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics and Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison Spatially adaptive anisotropic kernel smoothing and its application to diffusion tensor images of the human brain abstract
9/26/03
(Friday)
G5/136
CSC
Tom Cook, PhD, Dept. of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin-Madison Analysis of Time-to-event Data with Incomplete Event Adjudication abstract
10/10/03
(Friday)
G5/136
CSC
Valen Johnson, PhD, Dept. of Biostatistics, University of Michigan A Bayesian Chi-Squared Test for Goodness-of-Fit abstract
10/15/03
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Mei-Cheng Wang, PhD, Dept. of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University. (Joint seminar with Dept. of Statistics) Characterizing, Modeling and Analyzing Recurrent Event Data abstract
10/17/03
(Friday)
1221
CSS
Greg Cooper, PhD, Dept. of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Bayesian Biosurveillance Using Causal Networks abstract
10/22/03
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Jon A. Wellner, PhD, University of Washington, Seattle Non-parametric estimation under shape contraints: monotone, convex, and beyond abstract
10/24/03
(Friday)
K6/124
CSC
Mark Harrower, PhD, Dept. of Geography, UW-Madison The Role of Geographic Visualization in Scientific Research abstract
10/29/03
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Stephen M. Stigler, PhD, Dept. of Statistics, University of Chicago A Statistical revolutionary: R. A. Fisher in1922 abstract in pdf format
10/31/03
(Friday)
G5/136
CSC
Thomas Nichols, PhD, Dept. of Biostatistics, University of Michigan Characterizing and Improving Cluster Size Inference in Functional Neuroimaging Data Analysis abstract
11/7/03
(Friday)
K6/115
CSC
Zhilong Yuan, Graduate Student, Department of Statistics, University of Wisconsin-Madison An Splus Package to Adjust for Reporting Delay of PRCA Cases abstract
11/12/03
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Karl Broman, PhD, Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University Identifying Essential Genes in M. tuberculosis by Random Transposon Mutagenesis abstract
11/14/03
(Friday)
K6/124
CSC
Jim Dignam, PhD, Dept. of Health Studies, University of Chicago Competing Risks Analysis of Clinical Trials for Early Stage Cancer abstract
11/19/03
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Daniel Rowe, PhD, Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University A Complex Way to Compute fMRI Activation abstract in pdf format
11/21/03
(Friday)
G5/136
CSC
Kim-Anh Do, PhD, Department of Biostatistics, MD Anderson Cancer Center A Bayesian Mixture Model for Differential Gene Expression abstract
1/23/04
(Friday)
132
WARF
David Dahl, Graduate Student, Dept of Statistics and Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, UW-Madison Conjugate Dirichlet Process Mixture Models: Gene Expression, Efficient Sampling,
and Clustering
abstract
1/29/04
(Thursday)
1221
CSS
Chris Clifton, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept of Computer Science, Purdue University Turning Data into Knowledge Without Violating Privacy abstract
1/30/04
(Friday)
132
WARF
Tiefeng Jiang, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Statistics, University of Minnesota How Many Entries of A Typical Orthogonal Matrix Can Be Approximated By Independent Normals? abstract
2/6/04
(Friday)
132
WARF
John Carew, Graduate Student, Dept. of Statistics and Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, UW-Madison A Nonparametric Method for Estimating Arterial Wall Shear Stress abstract
2/9/04
(Monday)
132
WARF
Ronald Gangnon, PhD, Dept. of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin-Madison Model-Based Detection of Spatial Clustering of Disease abstract
2/11/04
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Peter Hoff, PhD, Assistant Professor, Depts. of Statistics and Biostatistics, University of Washington Nonparametric Modeling of Hierarchically Exchangeable Data abstract
2/13/04
(Friday)
3070
Grainger
Peter Hoff, PhD, Assistant Professor, Depts of Statistics and Biostatistics, University of Washington Mixed Effects Models for Dyadic Network Data abstract
2/20/04
(Friday)
132
WARF
Michael D. Caldwell, MD, PhD, Director, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI Personalized Medicine: New Application of Genomics to Medicine more info
2/25/04
(Wednesday - Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS

Jianqing Fan, PhD, Professor, Dept of Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton University High-Dimensional Semilinear Model for Analysis of Microarray
Data: Theoretical Exploration and Methodological Development
abstract
2/27/04
(Friday)
132
WARF
Ronald Gangnon, PhD, Dept. of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin-Madison Spatial Cluster Detection Using Bayes Factors from Overparameterized Models. abstract
3/3
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
1221
CSS
Chris Genovese, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept of Statistics, Carnegie Mellon University Inference with Balls and Envelopes abstract
3/5
(Friday)

1221
CSS

Marc Light, PhD, Assistant Professor, School of Library and Information Science, University of Iowa The language of bioscience: talking about biological processes and facts abstract
3/12
(Friday)
132
WARF
Ming Yuan, Graduate Student, Dept. of Statistics, UW-Madison Hidden Markov Models for Microarray Time Course Data in Multiple Biological Conditions abstract
3/26
(Friday)
12-1 pm
1420
WARF
Peter Bickel, PhD, Professor, Dept of Statistics, University of California-Berkeley Finding Functionally Important Sequences in Genomic Data:
3 Stories
abstract
4/2
(Friday)
12-1 pm
132
WARF
Limin Peng, Graduate Student, Depts of Statistics and Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, UW-Madison Regression modeling of semi-competing risks data abstract
4/14
(Wednesday- Joint Seminar)
12-1 pm
1221
CSS
Jack Kalbfleisch, PhD, Professor and Chair, Dept of Biostatistics, University of Michigan Inference based on estimating functions with U-Statistic structure abstract
4/16
(Friday)
12-1 pm
132
WARF
Joel Buchanan, MD, Medical Director, UWHC Information Systems Medical errors of omission: can computers help? abstract
4/19
(Monday)
10 am
1111 Biotech Center
Eric Xing, PhD, Computer Science Division, UC Berkeley Probabilistic graphical models and algorithms for genomic analysis abstract
4/23
(Friday)
12-1 pm
132
WARF
Dan Scharfstein, ScD, Associate Professor, Dept of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University Analysis of longitudinal data with irregular, outcome-dependent follow-up abstract
4/30
(Friday)
12-1 pm
132
WARF
Dan Gillen, PhD, Assistant Professor, Dept of Health Studies, University of Chicago Interim Testing of Survival Differences Under Non-proportional Hazards abstract
Postponed till Fall Semester!!   Jerry Lawless, PhD, Professor, Dept of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo    

5/19
(Wednesday)

1-2 pm
E5/492
CSC

Bruce Slater, MD, MPH, FACP, Department of Medicine, UW-Madison Medical School
Computer provider order entry - the first step in computerized decision support abstract

7/21/04
(Wednesday
SPECIAL SEMINAR)

10 a.m. in 1111
Biotech Center
Rafael Irizarry, Ph.D., Dept. of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University From cel files to list of interesting genes  

 

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