Brown Statistics Seminars

Brown Statistical Seminars are hosted collaboratively by the Department of Biostatistics and the Center for Statistical Sciences to provide educational and research opportunities to graduate, undergraduate, and medical students as well as to researchers across the University.  The seminars take place on selected Mondays throughout the academic year and feature leading researchers from the US and internationally.   

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2017-18 Statistics Seminar Series 

29 January 2018

Jukka-Pekka Onnela, PhD, Associate Professor of Biostatistics, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Charles K. Colver Lectureship Series

 Lecture Title: "Smartphone-based Digital Phenotyping" 


12 February 2018
Andrea Troxel, PhD, Professor and Director Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine

Seminar Title:  "Pragmatic Clinical Trials and New Approaches to Consent"

 


5 March 2018
Eric Laber, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, North Carolina State University

Seminar Title:  TBD

 

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19 March 2018

Rafa Irizarry, PhD, Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Statistics, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Charles K. Colver Lectureship Series

 Lecture Title:  "Accounting for systematic bias in bulk and single cell RNA-Seq data"

9 April 2018
Tingting Zhang, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, University of Virginia

Seminar Title:  TBD