The Use of Probabilistic Graphical Models in Evaluating the Current Opioid Overdose Crisis

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Michael Irvine, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, BC Ministry of Mental Health & Addictions, BC Centre for Disease Control, University of British Columbia
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Profiling Hospital Performance Based on Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Readmissions

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Guohai Zhou, Senior Statistician at Yale School of Medicine
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

From single-cells to patient diagnosis: statistical machine learning approaches to biomedical discovery

Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Kieran Campbell, Banting Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Statistics at UBC, Department of Molecular Oncology at BC Cancer, and at the UBC Data Science Institute
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)

Accurate inference of DNA methylation data: statistical challenges lead to biological insights

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00
Keegan Korthauer, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Biostatistics & Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Department of Biostatistics, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
Room 4192, Earth Sciences Building (2207 Main Mall)