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Dept of Biostatistics - Journal Club & Seminar Series

Journal Club

The Department of Biostatistics hosts a Journal Club meeting on the first Friday of every month from 12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Please check the monthly meeting announcement email for location as they will vary throughout the year.

For additional information regarding Journal Cub meetings, please contact Rosemary Morrow at (913) 588-4703 or rmorrow2@kumc.edu.

Seminar Series

The Department of Biostatistics Faculty host seminars on the third Friday of each month during the academic calendar year: January - May and September - December.

For additional information about our seminar series, please contact Rosemary Morrow at (913) 588-4703 or rmorrow2@kumc.edu. If you would like to receive notification of these seminars, please go to your MyKUMC account and check the request for Basic Sciences notifications.

Biostatistics Seminar Series - September 2017 - May 2018 

DateTopicSpeakerTime & Location
Friday, September 15th, 2017 "Selecting Relevant Features for Prognostic Models with Time-to-Event Outcomes" Jeffrey Thompson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics Wahl Hall East Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, October 20th, 2017 "Creating and Maintaining the Curated Cancer Clinical Outcomes" Dinesh Pal Mudaranthakam, MS, Director of Research Information Technology, Department of Biostatistics Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, November 17th, 2017 "Innovation in Resource-Limited Phase I Trial Designs: An Argument for the Continual Reassessment Method"

Junqiang Eric Dai, MS, Senior Research Analyst, Department of Biostatistics

Huizhong Cui, Ph.D., Senior Research Analyst, Department of Biostatistics

Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, December 15th, 2017 "Estimating Individual Benefits of Medical or Behavioral Treatments in Severely Ill Patients" Francisco Diaz, Ph.D., Department of Biostatistics Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, January 19th, 2018 "Machine Learning, Counterfactuals and Marginal Effects" Abhijit Dasgupta, Ph.D., National Institute of Health Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, Feburary 16th, 2018 "Relationship Between Caffeine Intake and ADPKD Progression" Katie McKenzie, Ph.D. Graduate Student, Department of Biostatistics Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, March 16th, 2018 "Microbiome and Cancer Epidemiology, An Introduction of Yu Lab at KUCC" Guoqin Yu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, April 27th, 2018 "Statistical Learning Models on High-dimensional Biological Data and Their Applications" Yi Zhong, Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Biostatistics, University of Kansas Medical Center Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, May 18th, 2018 "TBD" Gina-Maria Pomann, Ph.D., Statistical Scientist and Manager, CTSI Biostatistics Core, Duke Translational Medicine Institute Wahl Hall West Auditorium 11:00AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Previous Biostatistics Seminar Series - September 2016 - May 2017 

DateTopicSpeakerTime & Location
Friday, September 16th, 2016 "On the Multiplicity Effect: Some Solutions and Open Problems" Josh Habiger, Ph.D., Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, October 21st, 2016 "Ensemble Statistical Learning: Symptomatic Scores for Respiratory Viruses" Farnoosh Abbas Aghababazadeh, Ph.D., Post-Doc, Department of Biostatistics and Qian Li, Ph.D., Post-Doc, Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, November 18th, 2016 "Reproducible Research - It's the Trend: A Practical Perspective of a Biostatistician" Pengcheng Lu, Ph.D. Student, University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, December 16th, 2016 TBD Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, January 20th, 2017 "Graphical Visualization of the Individual Benefits of Medical or Behavioral Treatments" Francisco Diaz, Ph.D. Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, Feburary 17th, 2017 "Integrative Clustering Analysis for Molecular Subtypes Discovery of Cervical Cancer" Prabhakar Chalise, Ph.D., Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, March 31st, 2017 "Sample Size Calculations in Clinical Trials with Time-to-Event Endpoint Based on Relative Time" Milind Phadnis, Ph.D., Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, April 21st, 2017 "Evaluating Paired Categorical Data When the Pairing is Lost" Neal Montgomery, MS, Department of Biostatistics Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM
Friday, May 19th, 2017 "Alternative Approaches for Analysis of Longitudinal Data" Justine Shults, Ph.D., Professor of Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Sudler Auditorium 11:00AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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