Seminars

Biostatistics Seminars (BIOS 843) are held on Thursdays, 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Blue Cross & Blue Shield Auditorium (0001 MHRC)

Aug. 21
Yingying Fan
Marshall School of Business
University of Southern California
Asymptotic Equivalence of Regularization Methods in Thresholded Parameter Space

Oct. 2
Mitchell H. Gail
National Cancer Institute
Risk Models, Risk-Benefit, and Personalized Medicine

Oct. 9
Sanmi Koyejo
Stanford University
Constrained inference for structured variables

Oct. 16
Fall Break
No Seminar

Oct. 30
Matthew Stephens
University of Chicago
False Discovery Rates – a new deal

Nov. 6
Montserrat Fuentes
North Carolina State University
Impact of Climate Change on Mortality in the Southeastern United States

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