: Quantitative Sciences Seminar
Quantitative Sciences Seminar



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Johns Hopkins Medicine | Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center

Quantitative Sciences Seminar

3rd Thursday's, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
CRB II, Room 111
(Refreshments Served)

Past Seminars

September 28, 2017

"Kernel Machine Association Testing for Longitudinal Phenotypes"
Zuoheng (Anita) Wang, PhD
Associate Professor
Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Program
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

October 19, 2017

"How Should We Design Dose Finding Cancer Trials for New Anticancer Agents"
Shing Lee, PhD
Assistant Professor
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

November 16, 2017

"A Systems Approach to Understanding Endocrine Resistance in Breast Cancer"
Ayesha Shajahan-Haq, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Oncology
Georgetown University
Washington, DC

December 14, 2017

"Identifying Transcription Factor Binding Using Open Chromatin, Transcriptome, and Methylation Data"
Michael Hoffman, PhD
Assistant Professor
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

January 18, 2018

"What's new at ASCO: The Center for Research and Analytics (CENTRA)"
Elizabeth Garrett-Mayer, PhD
Division Director, Biostatistics and Data Management
Center for Research and Analytics
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Alexandria, VA

February 15, 2018

"Computational Systems Pharmacology in Cancer"
Feilim Mac Gabhann, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Institute for Computational Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

February 22, 2018 - Special Seminar

"Fast Estimation, Robust Inference and Hypothesis Testing for Continuous Threshold Regression Models"
Youyi Fong, PhD
Associate Member, Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division
Associate Member, Public Health Science Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA

March 15, 2018


April 11, 2018 - Special Seminar

"The Replicability Problems in Science: It's Not the P-Value's Fault"
Yoav Benjamini, PhD
Professor of Applied Statistics
Department of Statistics and Operations Research
Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv, Israel

April 26, 2018

"Mining Personal, Dense, Dynamic Data Clouds to Optimize Health and Drive Discovery"
Nathan Price, PhD
Professor and Associate Director
Institute for Systems Biology
Seattle, WA

May 17, 2018

Yingying Wei, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, Hong Kong