Past Seminars

Check the Department of Psychiatry events calendar for upcoming seminars.

Spring 2016 - Fall 2015 Seminars

3/29/16 Dr. Xin Tu
Professor of Biostatistics, Department of Biostatistics, University of Rochester
Functional Response Models: A Unified Paradigm for Between- and Within-subject Attributes
12/1/15 Dr. Adam Ciarleglio
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Division of Biostatistics, Department of Child andAdolescent Psychiatry at the New York University School of Medicine
Variable selection for treatment decision rules with scalar and functional predictors
9/29/15 Dr. Gary Chan
Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington
Treatment evaluation in observational studies: How many models do we need?

Seminar Fall 2014 - Spring 2015

10/7/14 Panel Discussion
Division of Biostatistics, Department of Psychiatry Columbia University
Title: Strategies for analyzing within-subject change in clinical trials and in observational studies
10/14/14 Dr. Kosuke Imai
Professor, Department of Politics, Princeton University
Title: Covariate Balancing Propensity Score
11/4/14 Dr. Daniel Rowe
Professor, Computational Sciences
Title: What has been done to your f© MRI data without your knowledge and what are the implications
12/16/14 Dr. Cuiling Wang
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health of Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Title: Predicting incident disease using heteroscedasticity among biomarkers
2/10/15 Panel Discussion
Division of Biostatistics, Department of Psychiatry Columbia University
Title: Tutorial on Estimating Mediation Effects
3/3/15 Dr. Jimmy de la Torre
Rutgers University
Title: Analysis of Clinical Data from a Cognitive Diagnosis Modeling Framework
3/24/15 Dr. Jennifer Silvers
Postdoctoral Researcher, Columbia University
Title: Testing moderators and mediators in models for neural mechanisms of self-regulation across development
4/7/15 Dr. Ken Cheung
Professor, Department of Biostatistics Columbia University
Title: System optimization via SMART and adaptive randomization in implementation study of improving individual intervention for depression
5/5/15 Dr. Iuliana Ionita-Laza
Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics Columbia University
Title: Statistical methods for genome-wide association studies

Seminar Fall 2013 - Spring 2014

9/24/13 Dr. Jeff Goldsmith
Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, Columbia University
Title: Bayesian Penalized Function-on-Scalar Regression for Longitudinal Accelerometry Data
10/08/13 Dr. Marc Sobel
Professor of Statistics, Fox School of Business and Management, Temple University
Title: Blinded Effect Size Evaluations in Clinical Trials using Gaussian Process Models
10/15/13 Dr. Robert Krafty
Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics, Temple University
Title: Functional Mixed Effects Spectral Analysis for Analyzing Heart Rate Variability during Sleep
10/29/13 Dr. Guosheng Yin
Assistant Professor in the Department of Statistics, Temple University
Title: Functional Mixed Effects Spectral Analysis for Analyzing Heart Rate Variability during Sleep
11/19/13 Dr. Philipp Reiss
Assistant Professor; Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (Biostatistics Division), New York University
2/4/14 Dr. Ciprian Crainiceanu
Professor in the Biostatistics Department, Johns Hopkins University Title: Quantifying patterns of circadian rhythm of activity measured with accelerometers in patients with mood disorders
2/18/14 Dr. Quxian Cheng
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, Columbia University
Title: Estimation of the prevalence of mental health problem in National Guard
4/1/14 Dr. Tian Zheng
Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Columbia University
Title: A general framework of association measures, with applications to genetics
4/15/14 Dr. Samprit Banerjee
Assistant Professor of Biostatistics in Public Health Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Title: Meta-analysis of survival curves