VUMC Discovery Lecture Speaker Hosted by the Department of Biostatistics (Posted 04/10/2019)
The Department of Biostatistics is scheduled to host the VUMC Flexner Discovery Lecture Series speaker on Thursday, April 18th at 4:00pm in 208 Light Hall. Dr. Scott Zeger, Professor of Biostatistics from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health will present his talk titled, "Precision Medicine: A Contrarian Data Scientist's Perspective." We hope you can join us!
Register NOW for the 2019 Regression Modeling Strategies Short Course! (Posted 03/31/2019)
The Regression Modeling Strategies (RMS) short course, taught by Dr. Frank Harrell, runs Tuesday, May 14th thru Friday, May 17th from 9am to 4pm daily and is held in Vanderbilt's Alumni Hall Room 201. This course is intended for statisticians and related quantitative researchers who want to learn some general model development strategies, including approaches to missing data imputation, data reduction, model validation, and relaxing linearity assumptions. An optional R and RStudio Workshop will be presented on Monday, May 13th by Shawn Garbett. Breakfast, lunch, and a variety of snacks will be provided daily. To learn more and to register, click this link!