Epidemiology doctoral candidate Mary Winger defends her dissertation "The Association Between Muscle Function, Physical Performance, and Falls and Fall Injuries in Older Adults." This defense will take place virtually using Zoom.
The CVD Epidemiology journal club is a forum for scientific interaction between CVD Epidemiology training program students, collaborating faculty and other students with interest in CVD Epidemiology.
Epidemiology doctoral candidate Curtis Tilves will defend his dissertation "The Impacts of Adipose Tissue and the Gut Microbiome on Diabetes Risk Among African-Caribbean Men." This defense will take place virtually using Zoom.
Established in memory of Kim Sutton Tyrrell (EPI '83 '86), this year's lecture will feature Samar R. El Khoudary (EPI '08), associate professor of epidemiology at Pitt Public Health.
The Epidemiological Methods Journal Club meets bi-weekly to discuss papers related to the foundations of the causal inference framework and new epidemiologic methods.
Paper: Cole et al., (2012): Bayesian Posterior Distributions Without Markov Chains
Contact: Dr. Ashley Naimi, Facilitator
Contact: Ya-Hui Yu, Journal Club Coordinator
This journal club covers a range of methodological topics relevant for practicing epidemiologists and applied biostatisticians. Topics covered include (but are not limited to) machine learning, causal inference, Bayes analyses, robust analysis, as well as basic inferential statistics.
Last Updated On Monday, March 12, 2018 by Weller, Alison N
Created On Thursday, March 8, 2018
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