Winter 2015 (Friday 11:00am-12:30pm, Purvis 25)

February 6, 2015

Maxime Turgeon



Association studies and Multivariate methods

Partial least squares regression and projection on latent structure regression
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Significant correlation between a set of genetic polymorphisms and a functional brain network revealed by feature selection and sparse Partial Least Squares
lefloch poline2012 neuroimage.pdf
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February 13, 2015

No meeting - candidate visit

February 20, 2015

Room 25 unavailable, a social gathering will take place in the solarium.  

February 27, 2015

Gabrielle Simoneau

Multivariate random effects meta-analysis of diagnostic tests with multiple thresholds
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Bivariate analysis of sensitivity and specificity produces informative summary measures in diagnostic reviews
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March 6, 2015

No reading group - Reading week

March 13, 2015

No meeting - candidate visit

March 20, 2015

Alex Bliu


Marginal hazard modeling in the presence of left censoring and unobserved history

April 3, 2015

No reading group, Good Friday

April 10, 2015

No biostats reading group, room needed for Epi 603.  

April 14, 2015

No reading group - End of term