Seminar Series

As the Department of Biostatistics grows, a new seminar series will highlight WVU faculty research and feature speakers from other universities and organizations. All are welcome to the seminars and to join the discussion of biostatistical problems and solutions.

February 27, 2019

Akbar Esfahani

Nuts and Bolts of Being a Data Scientist

January 23, 2019

Jeff Cox

Predictive Analytics Using Oracle Data Mining

November 7, 2018

Jacek K. Urbanek, PhD

Objective Quantification of Human Activity in Large Health Studies Using Wearable Accelerometers

September 12, 2018

Michael E. Andrew, PhD

The Study of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Effects of Stress in Police

April 12, 2018

Niel Infante, MA, MS, MSc

Bioinformatics: What it is and what it can do for you

Feb. 15, 2018

Casey Jelsema, PhD

Research Snapshot: Spatial and Constrained Inference

Jan. 18, 2018

George Kelley, DA, FACSM

Securing Competitive Extramural Funding: Suggestions and Experiences

Nov. 16, 2017

Eugenie Jackson, PhD 

Two Recent Algorithms to Infer Structure in Longitudinal Vaginal Microbiome Data 

Oct. 26, 2017

Corey Sparks, PhD 

Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Mortality Rates in the US, Using Bayesian Methods

Oct. 12, 2017

Christa Lilly, PhD

Use of Psychometrics in the Health Sciences, with an Applied Example of a Planned Missing Design

Sept. 14, 2017

Sijin Wen, PhD

A Bayesian Multivariate Joint Frailty Model for Disease Recurrences and Survival