Biostats Seminars

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The HSR Biostatistics Seminars occur as part of the HSR Weekly Work in Progress seminar series . The biostats sessions generally take place on the fourth Tuesday of each month. 

For Information related to Biostatistics Seminars, please contact Dr. Robert Greevy at: 


Fall 2017 Schedule

Unless noted otherwise, these seminars are presented by:
Robert Alan Greevy, Jr, PhD 

Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Director, Health Services Research Biostatistics

Title of Presentation
Part 5: Fixing the Failures of Traditional Statistics: Where Frequentist methods fail and the problem with backwards probabilities (Dr. Frank Harrell)
Model Checking, Sensitivity Analyses for Choice of Prior (Sandya Lakkur)
Hierarchical Modeling (Dr. Leena Choi)
Bayesian Propensity Scores and Incorporating Sampling Weights ( Dr. Cindy Chen)

Selected Recorded Seminars 

November 24, 2015 Presentation:   

"Sensitivity to Unmeasured Confounding - Guidance for Performing Simple 'Rule Out' Analyses"




May 24, 2016 Presentation: 

PS Methods for Three Groups: Part 6 of the propensity scores and related methods series



June 28, 2016 Presentation

Tripping Over the Tail - a common challenge in PS based analyses: Part 7 of the propensity scores and related methods series