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Upcoming MIDAS Seminars

Friday, Nov 16, 2018
Reliable evidence from health care data: lessons from the Observational Health Data Sciences and Informatics (OHDSI) collaborative
Speaker: Marc A. Suchard
Speaker Title: Professor Department of Biostatistics Department of Biomathematics Department of Human Genetics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Weiser Hall, 110 500 Church St.
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Friday, Nov 9, 2018
Automated Scalable Bayesian Inference Via Data Summarization
Speaker: Tamara Broderick
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor, ITT Career Development
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall
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Friday, Nov 2, 2018
Two-Step Estimation and Inference with Possibly Many Included Covariates
Speaker: Matias D. Cattaneo
Speaker Title: Professor of Economics Professor of Statistics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall
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Friday, Oct 26, 2018
The Promise of Crowdsourcing for Natural Language Processing and Other Data Sciences
Speaker: Chris Callison-Burch, PhD
Speaker Title: Associate Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Room 340 West Hall
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Friday, Oct 12, 2018
Determine the Number of States in Hidden Markov Models via Marginal Likelihood
Speaker: Yang Chen
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor of Statistics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in West Hall, Room 340
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Friday, Oct 5, 2018
New methods for detecting natural selection in large samples of genetic data
Speaker: Jonathan Terhorst
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor of Statistics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in West Hall, Room 340
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Friday, Sep 28, 2018
Statistical models for analyzing dynamic social network data
Speaker: Kevin S. Xu
Speaker Title: Assistant Professor
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in West Hall, Room 340

Friday, Sep 21, 2018
The Enigmatic Kime: Time Complexity in Data Science
Speaker: Ivo D. Dinov
Speaker Title: Professor of Health Behavior and Biological Sciences, School of Nursing Professor of Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, Medical School Associate Director of Education and Training, Michigan Institute for Data Science
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in West Hall, Room 340

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence
Speaker: Avi Goldfarb, PhD
Speaker Title: Ellison Professor of Marketing
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Weiser Hall, 10th Floor

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018
The power of bias and what to do about it
Speaker: John P.A. Ioannidis, MD, DSC
Speaker Title: Professor of Medicine, of Health Research and Policy, of Biomedical Data Science, and of Statistics
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:30pm - 5:30pm in Kahn Auditorium, Biomedical Science Research Building

Friday, Apr 13, 2018
Parameter Bounds Under Misspecified Models and Some Perspectives for Data Science and Learning
Speaker: Christ D. Richmond, PhD
Event Type: MIDAS Seminar
Faculty Sponsor: Al Hero
4:00pm - 5:00pm in Weiser Hall, Low Rise, Room 182

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