: 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 8, 2016

“Learning from Learning Machines”
James Malley, PhD
Research Mathematical Statistician
Center for Information Technology (CIT)
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

October 20, 2016

"Being a Data'ologist: Machine Learning and Design Thinking for Personalized Healthcare"
Nitesh Chawla, PhD
Frank M. Freinman Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Notre Dame
South Bend, IN

November 17, 2016

"Quantitative Issues in Lung Cancer Screening"
Paul Pinsky, PhD
Chief, Early Detection Research Branch
Division of Cancer Prevention
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

December 15, 2016

No Seminar held

January 19, 2017

"Big Clinical Trials: The NCI National Clinical Trials Network and NRG Oncology"
James J. Dignam, PhD
Professor, Biostatistics
Department of Public Health Services
University of Chicago Biological Sciences
Chicago, IL

February 16, 2017

"Connecting Short-Term Response with Long-Term Survival for Efficient Outcome-Adaptive Randomization in Oncology Clinical Trials"
Xuelin Huang, PhD
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Division of Quantitative Sciences
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

March 16, 2017

"Issues with Training, Testing and Validation Datasets in the Development of Diagnostic Devices"
Lakshmi Vishnuvajjala, PhD
Chief, Diagnostic Devices Branch 1
Division of Biostatistics
Food and Drug Administration
Silver Spring, MD

April 20, 2017

"Interval Designs for Dose Finding Clinical Trials"
Yuan Ji, PhD
Director, Program of Computational Genomic & Medicine
NorthShore University HealthSystem
Evanston, IL
Associate Professor, Department of Public Health Services
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

April 27, 2017

Special Seminar
"Instrumental variable regression with survival outcomes"
Jason Fine, ScD
Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Professor, Department of Statistics and Operations Research
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC

May 18, 2017

"Adaptive Designs for Dose Finding in Early Phase Cancer Clinical Trials Using Drug Combinations"
Mourad Tighiouart, PhD
Assistant Director, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Center
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Los Angeles, CA

No seminars held in June, July and August