Division of Biostatistics Seminar Series

Time: Friday, 12:30–1:30 pm (unless otherwise noted)
Place: Division of Biostatistics, 660 S Euclid Ave., Becker Medical Library, Graduate Program Classroom, 5th Floor, Room 502


 January 31, 2020

Evan Carey, Center for Health Outcomes Research, St. Louis University

Title: A Novel Machine Learning Ensemble Approach to Identifying Facility Prescribing Preference

February 14, 2020

Sounak Chakraborty, Department of Statistics & Informatics Institute, University of Missouri

Title:  Bayesian Kernel Based Models and Analysis of High-dimensional Multiplatform Genomics Data

February 28, 2020

Yan Asmann, Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic

Title: Hidden batch effects and study design bias impact identification of genetic risk factors in large genetic sequencing studies

March 20, 2020: Canceled 

Soumendra Lahiri, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Washington University in St. Louis

Title:  TBA

April 3, 2020: Canceled – Rescheduled Dec 4, 2020

Xihong Lin, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health

Title:  TBA

April 24, 2020: Canceled –  Rescheduled Oct 16, 2020

Vikas Singh, Department of Biostatistics and Dept of Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Title:  TBA

July 17, 2020: Friday, 12:30 – 1:30 pm (via Zoom)

Dr. Aditi Gupta, Institute for Informatics, Washington University, St. Louis

Title: Leveraging informatics-based approaches for clinical outcome prediction using electronic health record data

October 2, 2020 (Zoom registration link)

Dr. Chamila Perera, Division of Biostatistics, Washington University

Title:  A Case Study in Precision Medicine: Subgroup Identification in the Ocular Hypertension Treatment Study.


October 16, 2020 (Zoom registration link)

Dr. Vikas Singh, Department of Biostatistics and Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin

Title:  Analyzing Structural Brain Connectivity using Deep Neural Networks for Non-Euclidean Measurements


October 30, 2020 (Zoom registration link)

Dr. Fuhai Li, Institute for Informatics, Washington University

Title:  Omics Data Driven Models for Signaling Network Analysis and Effective Drug Prediction


November 13, 2020 (Zoom registration link)

Dr. Likai Chen, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Washington University

Title: Inference of Breakpoints in High-Dimensional Time Series


December 4, 2020 (Zoom registration link)

Dr. Xihong Lin, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University

Title:  TBA

December 18, 2020 (Zoom registration link)

Dr. Chong Wu, Department of Statistics, Florida State University

Title:  Novel strategy for Disease Risk Prediction Incorporating Predicted Gene Expression and DNA methylation: A Multi-phased Study of Prostate Cancer




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