Stephen Cole, PhD
EPID 722 Advanced Epidemiologic Methods
I am interested in infectious diseases, primarily HIV, and cancer.
I work on study designs (e.g., randomized trials, observational studies) and analyses that accurately estimate parameters of central interest to population-health scientists.
Cole et al. Maximum likelihood, profile likelihood and penalized likelihood: a primer. American Journal of Epidemiology 2014; 179: 252-260
Cole et al. Occupational asbestos exposure and lung cancer mortality using the g formula. American Journal of Epidemiology 2013; 177: 989-996
Cole et al. Bayesian posterior distributions without Markov Chains. American Journal of Epidemiology 2012; 175: 368-375