Biostatistics/Statistics Seminars (Archive - Spring 2014)

When: 12-1pm on 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Thursday of each month, unless noted otherwise
Where:Wood Building Ground Level Room 73 (WG-73). MAP is here
Organizer: Professor Jiayang Sun
Contact: stat-seminar@case.edu
Abstract Template: Download here
All Seminars: Current, Fall 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Fall 2013
Web Master: Ethan Xu
  • Recommended other seminars are noted in green


  • Spring 2014 Schedule

    Date Speaker Affiliation Title/Abstract Notes
    01/16-01/17 Sally Morton University of Pittsburgh

    1. "Challenges in Comparative Effectiveness Research" 1/16, 12-1pm @ the Robbins Building E301, SOM

    2. "Trends in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research" 1/16/14, 4-5pm @ the Wolstein Research Building 1413

    3. "Professionalism - What Is It, and Why Is It Important?" 1/17, 12-1 @ the Wolstein Research Building 1403 (for graduate students)

    Distinguished Lecture Series

    Note special times and locations

    MAP is here!

    01/23 Mark Schluchter EPBI, CWRU Joint Modeling of Longitudinal and Time-to-event Data with Application to a Longitudinal Clinical Trial of Patients with Renal Disease
    01/30 Multiple Speakers Various The 2013 Science Nobel Prizes - What were they given for?

    6th annual Physics NOBEL Colloquium

    Optional Seminar, Jan 30 , Thursday: 4:15 p.m. @ Rockefeller 301
    02/13 Abdus Sattar EPBI, CWRU Frailty Models for Pneumonia-to-Death with a Left-Censored Covariate
    02/20 Anant Madabhushi BME Computational Pathology: Role of image analysis in personalized medicine and enriching medical imaging
    02/27 Jeffrey Albert EPBI, CWRU Latent Mediators in Causal Mediation Analysis - Is There any There There?
    03/13 Spring break
    03/20 Pingfu Fu EBPI, CWRU The association of initial disease-free interval from patients with recurrent head and neck cancer on overall survival
    03/27 Linda Zhao Univ. of Pennsylvania Linear Regression Analysis in a Model Free Setting
    04/10 Donald Berry
    Sandra Griffith
    Jiayang Sun
    Vince Vu
    MD Anderson
    CCF
    CWRU
    OSU
    Joint Biostatistics Colloquium @OSU
    04/11 Brad Carlin University of Minnesota Bayesian Methods for Data Analysis and Adaptive Clinical Trials Optional Seminar: ASA Cleveland Chapter Spring Conference: Tools for Regaining the Competitive Edge @ Holiday Inn, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, OH
    04/17 Youran Fan and Haley Gittleman CCF and CWRU cancer center Beta Regression and Its Application to EQ-5D
    Tumors of the Pituitary: Is Incidence Rising?
    Showcase our student scientists, and discussion of Biostatistics Seminars
    04/24 Ralph O'Brien EPBI, CWRU Finally, a sabbatical. This one is permanent.