Division of Biostatistics Seminar Series

Friday, 12:30 - 1:30 pm

(unless otherwise noted)

Coffee, tea, and cookies will be provided

GEMS classroom

3rd Floor in Shriner’s Building

 

Spring, 2007

 

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Topic

2/9/2007

Friday

Cancelled

2/23/2007

Friday

Chengjie Xiong, PhD

Division of Biostatistics, WUSM

Diagnostic Accuracy within and beyond Sensitivity and Specificity

3/1/2007

Thursday

12:30-1:30

Gina D'Angelo

Department of Biostatistics,

School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh

Missing Data and Dimension Reduction Techniques

3/9/2007

Friday

John P. Rice, Ph.D.

 

Department of  Psychiatry,

WUSM

 

Some statistical issues in Whole Genome Association Studies

3/19/2007

Monday

Wei Zhao

Ph.D.

Department of Human Genetics

UCLA

A Network-Based Gene Screening Approach For Improving the Validation Success of Microarrays

3/23/2007

Friday

Cancelled

4/13/2007

Friday

William Shannon,

PhD

Division of General Medical Sciences, WUSM

Objective Measurement of Fatigue in HIV/AIDS Using Actigraphy and Functional Data Analysis

4/27/2007

11:30-12:30

Friday

Nilanjan Chatterjee, PhD

 

Biostatistics Branch,

Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics.

National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS.

 

Enhanced Detection of Genes and Environments by Exploiting Interactions

 

5/11/2007

Friday

Cancelled

5/25/2007

Friday

 

Cancelled

 

Fall, 2006

Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Topic

September 22, 2006

Friday

Weng Kee Wong Ph.D

Department  of Biostatistics,

 UCLA

Applications of optimal design ideas to biomedical problems

September 29, 2006

Friday

R.W. Doerge,

Ph.D

 Department of Statistics

Purdue University

Functional Genomics of Quantitative Traits: Expression Level Polymorphisms of QTLs Affecting Disease Resistance Pathways in

Arabidopsis

October 13, 2006

Friday

Weixiong Zhang, PH.D

 

Department of Computer Science,

WU in St. Louis

Elucidating transcriptional regulation - Genome-wide cis-element identification and large-scale co-expression network construction

 

October 27, 2006

Friday

Andre' Rogatko, Ph.D.

 

Winship Cancer Center, Emory University

INDIVIDUALIZED PATIENT DOSING IN CANCER CLINICAL TRIALS

 

November 1, 2006

Wednesday

Yun Ju Sung,

Ph.D.

 

 

Division of Biostatistics,

WUSM

 

Accounting for Epistasis in Linkage Analysis of General Pedigrees

November 10, 2006

Friday

Shesh N. Rai, Ph.D.

 

Department of Biostatistics,

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

 

Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Presence of Informative Observation Process with Application to Pediatric Cancer Study

November 24, 2006

Friday

*** Canceled ***

 

December 8, 2006

Friday

Dr. Scarlett Bellamy

Department of Biostatistics  and Epidemiology,

University of Pennsylvania

Design and Analysis Challenges in Couples-Based Randomized Trials: An

application to a couple-based HIV risk reduction intervention

December 22, 2006

Friday

*** Canceled ***

 

 
 For more information please e-mail  feng@wubios.wustl.edu