Biostatistics Seminars

The Division of Biostatistics seminar series includes research-focused talks by visiting faculty from a wide range of institutions, and faculty from the University of Minnesota. All seminars are free and open to the public.

Biostatistics students organize the Student Seminar Series, where students present and discuss their work in progress.

Date/Time/Location Name Affiliation Title
Wed, Sept 21, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Laura Boehm Vock Gustavus Adolphus College Spatial Variable Selection Methods for Investigating Acute Health Effects of Fine Particulate Matter Components
Wed, Sept 28, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Nolan A. Wages University of Virginia Early-phase Design for Combination Immunotherapies in Oncology
Wed, Oct 5, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Timothy D. Johnson University of Michigan Bayesian Semi-Parametric Modeling of Near Infra-Red Spectroscopy Data
Wed, Oct 19, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Laura Le,
Ellyn Buchanan, &
Mary Jetter
University of Minnesota Incorporating Active Learning in the Classroom
Wed, Oct 26, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Lan Liu University of Minnesota Novel Criteria to Exclude the Surrogate Paradox and their Optimalities
Wed, Nov 2, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Michele Guindani University of California, Irvine Bayesian Approaches for the Analysis of fMRI Data and Imaging Genetics
Fri, Nov 18, 2016
10:00 a.m.
Moos 5-125
Kristin Linn University of Pennsylvania Confounding in Imaging-based Predictive Modeling
Wed, Nov 30, 2016
3:30 p.m.
Mayo A110
Maria DeYoreo Duke University Dynamic Ordinal Regression Modeling
Fri, Dec 2, 2016
10:00 a.m.
Moos 2-520
Benjamin Risk Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill Modeling Dependence in Neuroimaging Data
Fri, Dec 9, 2016
10:00 a.m.
Moos 2-520
Kean Ming Tan Princeton University Replicates in High Dimensions, With Applications to Latent Variable Graphical Models
Wed, Jan 18, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Jiawei Bai Johns Hopkins University
Wed, Jan 25, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Yuan Huang Yale University
Fri, Jan 27, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Thomas Murray University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Robust Treatment Comparison Based on Utilities of Semi-competing Risks in Non-small-cell Lung Cancer
Wed, Mar 1, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Leslie McClure Drexel University
Wed, Mar 22, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Michael
Epstein
Emory University
Wed, Mar 29, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Matthew Richey St. Olaf  College
Wed, Apr 5, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Yuehua Cui Michigan State University
Wed, Apr 19, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Mikael Kuusela École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Vadim Zipunnikov Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Wed, May 3, 2017
3:30 p.m.
Paul Albert National Institutes of Health