Biostatistics Seminars (BIOS 843) are held on Thursdays, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
1301 McGavran-Greenberg Hall 

Jan. 8
Hongzhe Li
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Sparse Simultaneous Signal Detection and Its Applications in Genomics

Jan. 15
Lorenzo Trippa
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Harvard School of Public Health
Designing Clinical Studies of Targeted Drugs Across Cancer Modalities

Jan. 22
Fang Han
Department of Biostatistics
Johns Hopkins University
Robust Covariance Functional Inference

Jan. 29
Quefeng Li
Department of Operations Research and Financial Engineering
Princeton University
Meta-analysis Based Gene and Pathway Identification for High-throughput Genomic Data

Feb. 5
Rebecca C. Steorts
Department of Statistics
Carnegie Mellon University
Methods for Quantifying Conflict Casualties in Syria

Feb. 12

Feb. 19

Feb. 26

March 5
Luis Cavalho
Dept of Mathematics & Statistics
Boston University

March 12
Spring Break – no seminar this week

March 19
Alumni Panel

March 26
William Noble
Dept of Genome Science
University of Washington

April 2
Limin Peng
Dept of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
Emory University

April 9
Tanya Garcia
Dept of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Texas A&M Health Science Center

April 16
Peter Gilbert
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
University of Washington

April 23
Xiaotong Shen
School of Statistics
University of Minnesota

Additional Lectures

February 4
Xioaoye Ma
Department of Biostatistics
University of Minnesota School of Public Health
Network Meta-Analysis of Diagnostic Tests

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