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2011


January

11 January
Russell Shinohara,MSc, PhD Candidate, Department of Biostatistics, Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Topic: Population-Wide Quantification of Blood-Brain-Barrier Dynamics in Multiple Sclerosis.
[Russell Shinohara, Ciprian Crainiceanu , Brian Caffo, María Inés Gaitán, and Daniel S. Reich]

Abstract [.pdf]

18 January
Eleanor Pullenayegum, Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics, McMaster University.
Topic: Analysing Health Utility Data.
Abstract [.pdf]

25 January
Alice Dragomir, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health, McGill University; Université Laval, Centre de recherche U.L. Robert-Giffard.
Topic: Markov model with Monte-Carlo microsimulations: a new pharmacoeconomic model for schizophrenia.
Abstract [.pdf]

 


February

1 February
Cecilia Cotton, Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo.
Topic: Causal inference for the duration of red blood cell storage and survival of transfused patients.
Abstract[.pdf]

8 February
Wendy Lou, Professor, Division of Biostatistics, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto.
Topic: Biomedical Applications of Runs and Patterns and Related Statistical Considerations.
Abstract[.pdf]

15 February
Leilei Zeng, Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University.
Topic: Regression Analysis with a Misclassified Covariate from a Current Status Observation Scheme.
Abstract[.pdf]

22 February
No Seminar - STUDY WEEK

 


March

1 March
Mathieu Bourgey, Research associate, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, CHU Sainte-Justine Research center.
Topic: Maximizing the genetic risk estimations by using parental informations.
Abstract[.pdf]

8 March
Todd MacKenzie, PhD, Associate Professor, Section of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School Hanover.
Topic: Cox's Proportional Hazards Regression Using Instrumental Variables.
Abstract[.pdf]

15 March
TBD
Topic: TBD

22 March
Benjamin Haibe-Kains, Research Fellow, Department of Biostatistics DFCI Biostatistics & Comp Biology, Harvard.
Topic: Molecular subtypes and gene-expression signatures in breast cancer.
Abstract[.pdf]

29 March
Christian Boudreau, Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo.
Topic: Frailty models for competing risks.
Abstract[.pdf]

 


April

5 April
Belkacem Abdous,Professor, Département de Médecine sociale et préventive, Université Laval.
Topic: Nonparametric Estimation of the Conditional Survival Function under Dependent Censoring.
Abstract[.pdf]


September

6 September
Robert Platt, Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University.

13 September
Olli Saarela, Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill Unviersity.

20 September
J Concepcion Loredo-Osti, Associate Professor of Statistics, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

27 September
Abbas Khalili, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University.

 


October

4 October
Luis Barreiro, Assistant Professor, Département de Pédiatrie, Université de Montréal, Centre de recherche CHU Sainte-justine.

11 October
Laurent Briollais, Investigator, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto.

18 October
Nandini Dendukuri, Associate Professor,Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University; Director, Technology Assessment Unit, McGill University Health Center.

25 October
Lehana Thabane, Associate Professor/Associate Chair, Department of Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics; Director, Biostatistics Unit, Centre for Evaluation of Medicine, McMaster University.

 


November

1 November
Fabrice Larribe, Associate Professor, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Department of Mathematics, Statistics Team.

8 November
James Ramsay, retired Associate Member, Department of Mathematics and Statistics; Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology. McGill University.

15 November
Russell Steele, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, McGill University.

Topic: Approaches for incorporating bootstrap measures of uncertainty into multiply imputed analyses

22 November
Pierre-Jérôme Bergeron, Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Ottawa.

29 November
Jason Nielsen, Assistant Professor, School of Mathematics and Statistics, Carleton University.