: 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

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

"Scalable Statistical Models for Heterogeneous Genomic Data"
Yingying Wei, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, Hong Kong

No Seminars June, July and August

September 20, 2018

"Robust Optimization of Cancer Immunotherapy"
Jana Gevertz, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ

October 18, 2018

"Associating Extreme Tumor Responses with Extreme Tumor Heterogeneity for Treatment Choice"
Jeanne Kowalski, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Director, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Shared Resources
Emory University, Winship Cancer Institute
Atlanta, GA

November 15, 2018

"Leveraging Real World Data for Regulatory Decision-Making: Opportunities and Challenges"
Lilly Yue, PhD
Deputy Director, Pre-Market and Operations
Division of Biostatistics, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Food and Drug Administration
Rockville, MD

December 6, 2018

"Discovery, Design and Analysis of Multidrug Combinations: Nonclinical Modeling to Clinical Trials"
Ming Tan, PhD
Chair, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Professor, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Georgetown University
Washington, DC