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Seminars

General Departmental Seminar Series - Academic Year 2007-2008

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

Date

Location & Time
Presenter
Title
Abstract
Friday
September 07, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Eneida Mendoca, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, Faculty Candidate Bringing medicine to a new level by the use of clinical narrative and scientific text processing   
Friday
September 14, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Steven Gilmour, PhD, School of Mathematical Sciences, Queen Mary, University of London Biological Kinetics: Data Analysis and Design of Experiments   
Wednesday
September 19, 2007
*Note date/location
140 Bardeen
12:00 - 1:00 PM
David Dunson, PhD, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Biostatistics Branch , Adjunct Professor, Institute of Statistics and Decision Sciences, Duke University, Adjunct Professor, Department of Biostatistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Joint Seminar
Bayesian density regression via kernal stick-breaking processes
abstract
Friday
September 21, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Michael Perlman, PhD, Department of Statistics, University of Washington The Role Reversal in Statistical inference: Two Vignettes abstract
Friday
September 28, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Boguang Zhen, PhD, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration Drug/Biologics Product Development and Statistical Review at the FDA abstract
Thursday
October 4, 2007
* Note date/location
G5 113 CSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Ian Bradbury, PhD, Frontier Science, Scotland Multi-resistant Staphyllococus Aureus: To Screen or Not abstract
Friday
October 5, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
James Gee, PhD, Professor of Radiologic Science and Computer and Information Science and Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Symetric Image Normalization in the Space of Diffeomorphisms abstract
Friday
October 12, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Ying J. Zhang, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, University of Iowa, Iowa City Semiparametric Analysis of Panel Count Data abstract
Wednesday
October 17, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
David Oakes, PhD, Professor of Biostatistics and Statistics, Dept of Biostatistics and Computational Biology, University of Rochester Joint Seminar
Potential risk reversal due to heterogeneity
abstract
Friday
October 19, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Vladimir Dragalin, PhD, Senior Director, Statistical Research and Applications, Global Biostatistics & Programming, Wyeth Research Adaptive model-based designs in clinical drug development abstract
*Cancelled*
Friday
October 26, 2007
*Cancelled*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*Cancelled* *Cancelled*   
Friday
November 2, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Moo Chung, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics & Medical Informatics, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior University of Wisconsin-Madison Fourier Spectral Method for Shape Asymmetry Analysis abstract
Wednesday
November 7, 2007
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Edsel Pena, PhD, Professor, Department of Statistics, University of South Carolina Probabilistic Modeling and Non- and Semi-Parametric Inference for Event Times in Recurrent Event Settings abstract
Friday
November 9, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Lisa Getoor, PhD, Assistant Professor, Deparment of Computer Sciences and University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies Graph Identification and Alignment abstract
Friday
November 16, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Yi Li, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University Understand Racial Disparities in Cancer Cures: Results from Large Population Science Studies abstract
*No Seminar*
Friday
November 23, 2007
*No Seminar*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday* *No Seminar - Thanksgiving Holiday*   
Friday
November 30, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Kristin Javaras, PhD, Waisman Laboratory for Brain Imaging and Behavior Do Americans or the British have more national pride? : Analyzing Likert Attitude Data with Varying Response Styles abstract
Wednesday
December 5, 2007
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Andrei Yakovlev, PhD, University of Rochester Joint Seminar
Testing differential expression in non-overlapping gene pairs: A new perspective for the empirical Bayes method
abstract
Friday
December 7, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Training Seminar Speakers:
  • Shuang Huang

  • Elizabeth Esterberg

  • Ben Haaland
abstracts: To be announced.
Friday
December 14, 2007
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Training Seminar Speakers:
  • Yang Zhao

  • Charlie Casper

  • Darlene Lu
Abstract Titles:
  • Microarray gene expression analysis of rhinovirus induced asthma

  • Breast Cancer: Fibroblast Gene Expression

  • The Effects of Radiation Therapy on the Quality of Life of Patients with Prostate Cancer
Friday
January 25, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Radu Craiu, PhD, Toronto Canada Nonparametric Covariate Adjustment for Receiver Operating Characteristic Curves abstract
*Cancelled*
Friday
February 1, 2008
*Cancelled*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*Cancelled* *Cancelled*   
Friday
February 8, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Doug Schaubel, PhD, University of Michigan Modeling Treatment Effects on the Recurrent Event Mean and Rate in the Presence of a Terminating Event abstract
Wednesday
February 13, 2008
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
12:15 - 1:15 PM
Wenguang Sun, PhD, University of Pennsylvania, Faculty Candidate A New Framework for Large-Scale Multiple Testing: Compound Decision Theory and Data-Driven Procedures abstract
Wednesday
February 13, 2008
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Annie Qu, PhD, Oregon State University, Statistics & BMI Faculty Candidate Efficient Aggregate Unbiased Estimating Functions Approach for Correlated Data Missing at Random abstract
Wednesday
February 20, 2008
*Note date/time
5275 MSC
12:15 - 1:15 PM
Min Zhang, PhD, North Carolina State University, Faculty Candidate To be announced.   
*Cancelled*
Friday
February 22, 2008
*Cancelled*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*Cancelled*
*Cancelled*
  
Friday
February 29, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Sijan Wang, PhD, University of Michigan, Faculty Candidate To be announced.   
*Cancelled*
Friday
March 7, 2008
*Cancelled*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*Cancelled*
*Cancelled*
  
*Cancelled*
Friday
March 14, 2008
*Cancelled*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*Cancelled*
*Cancelled*
  
*No Seminar*
Friday
March 21, 2009
     
*No Seminar*
     
*No Seminar - Spring Break*
     
*No Seminar - Spring Break*
  
Friday
March 28, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Jeanne Kowalski, PhD, Johns Hopkins University To be announced.   
Wednesday
April 2, 2008
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Butch Tsiatis, PhD, North Carolina State University To be announced.   
Friday
April 4, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Masha Kocherginsky, PhD, University of Chicago To be announced.   
Tuesday
April 8, 2008
*Note date/location/time
Genetics Biotech Center Auditorium
4:00 - 5:00 PM
CIBM Seminar, PhD, Gary Churchill On the Subspecific Origin of the Laboratory Mouse   
Friday
April 11, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Keith Worsley, PhD, McGill University To be announced.   
Wednesday
April 16, 2008
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Joint Seminar Mike Akritas, PhD, Penn State University To be announced.   
*Cancelled*
Friday
April 18, 2008
*Cancelled*
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
*Cancelled*
*Cancelled*
  
Wednesday
April 23, 2008
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Joint Seminar
Vijay Nair, PhD, University of Michigan
To be announced.   
Friday
April 25, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Lior Pachter, PhD, University of California, Berkeley To be announced.   
Friday
May 2, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Julie Schneider, Assistant Director for Scholarly Communications NIH Public Access Policy : copyright, submissions & how librarians can help abstract
Friday
May 9, 2008
5275 MSC
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Training Seminar Speakers:
  • Elizabeth Esterberg

  • Ben Haaland

  • Darlene Lu
Abstract Titles:
  • Meta-Analysis for Gene Association Network Reconstruction

  • Interpolation Methods for Large Datasets

  • Effects of Viral Integration of Human Papillomavirus in Patients with Head/Neck and Cervical Cancers
Monday
May 12, 2008
*Note date/location/time
3265 MSC
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Eagu Kim, PhD, Computer Science Department, University of Arizona Learning Parameters for Sequence Alignment from Examples with Missing Data abstract
Monday
May 19, 2008
*Note date/location/time 3310 CS
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ashish Raj, PhD, University of California San Francisco How To Solve Challenging Bayesian Problems in MR? A: Graph Cuts! abstract
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
*Note date/location
1420 Warf
12:00 - 1:00 PM
Guan-Hua Huang, PhD, Associate Professor, Institute of Statistics, National Chiao Tung University Statistical Validation of Endophenotypes Using a Surrogate Endpoint Analytic Analogue   
Tuesday
July 8, 2008
*Note date/location/time
140 Bardeen
2:00 - 3:00 PM
Jeanne Kowalski, PhD, Johns Hopkins University Adaptive designs, treatment selection, and blinding in placebocontrolled randomized clinical trials abstract

 

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