Statistics and Biostatistics seminar series

Seminars listed as To Be Announced (TBA) will be updated as their title and abstracts become available.


Winter 2022 Seminars 

Date Speaker Title

February 24, 2022

Start: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Virtual

Helen Ogden
University of Southampton

Statistical scalability of approximate likelihood inference

March 3, 2022

Start: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Virtual

Aaron Sarvet
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Inferential Foundations for Resource-Limited Settings

March 10, 2022

Start: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Virtual

Gavin Simpson
Aarhus Univerisity

Estimating trends in messy time series using generalized additive models

March 17, 2022

Start: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Julia Wrobel
University of Colorado

Registration for wearable device data with application to circadian rhythm chronotype discovery

March 24, 2022

Start: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Virtual

Mats Stensrud
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

On optimal decision rules assisted by algorithms and human intuition

March 31, 2022

Start: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Lucas Mentch
University of Pittsburgh

Random Forests: Why They Work and Why That's a Problem

April 7, 2022

Start: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Virtual

Eunhye Song
Penn State

Selection of the most probable best

April 21, 2022

Start: 4:00 p.m.

Location: Virtual

Issa Dahabreh
Harvard University

Causally interpretable meta-analysis: transporting inferences from multiple randomized trials to a target population