Seminars

Biostatistics Seminars (BIOS 843) are held on Thursdays, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Auditorium (0001 Micheal Hooker Research Center)  

Aug. 20
Qingxia (Cindy) Chen
Department of Biostatistics
School of Medicine
Vanderbilt University
Too Many Covariates and Too Few Cases?

Aug. 27
Lang Li
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Translational Biomedical Informatics Research in Drug Interaction

Sept. 10
Haiqun Lin
School of Public Health (Biostatistics)
Yale University
Marginal Inference of Longitudinal Data in Presence of Non-ignorable Missing Response

Sept. 17
Ali Shojaie
Department of Biostatistics
University of Washington

Sept. 24
Lingsong Zhang
Department of Statistics
Purdue University
Distance-weighted Support Vector Machine

Oct. 1
Jerry Reiter
Department of Statistical Science
Duke University

Oct. 8
Rick Chappell
Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics
University of Wisconsin Madison

Oct 15
Fall Break – no seminar this week

Oct. 22
Grace Y. Yi
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science
University of Waterloo

Oct. 29
Veera Baladandayuthapani
Department of Biostatistics
Division of Quantitative Sciences
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Nov. 5
Wensheng Guo
Biostatistics Research
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania

Nov. 12
Eric Stone
Department of Biological Sciences
North Carolina State University

Nov. 19
Ronglai Shen
Epid & BIOS
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Additional Lectures

History of the UNC-CH Department of Biostatistics (1949-2011)

The UNC-CH Department of Biostatistics has a long and prestigious history! Read about sixty years of excellence in research, training and collaboration. [Book chapter from: Strength in Numbers: The Rising of Academic Statistics Departments in the U.S., editors Agresti and Meng (2013)]


BIOS milestones

Biostatistics BSPH program turns 35, BiosRhythms, December 2012

Biostatistics 60th Anniversary/Festschrift – October 2009 (event summary and photos)

UNC Department of Biostatistics Turns 60, Amstat News, December 2009