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7th Annual Bayesian Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Conference

Event Dates: February 12–14, 2014

Location: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Program Committee

  • Donald A. Berry, co-chair
  • Telba Irony, co-chair
  • Jeffrey S. Morris
  • Sylvia Richardson
  • Wenyi Wang
  • Kim-Anh Do, co-chair
  • Kathryn Chaloner
  • Peter Mueller
  • Marina Vannucci

Program

February 12

 

Session Title and Speaker(s)

Short Course I: Bayesian adaptive clinical trials, past, present & future
Donald A. Berry, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Short Course II: Introduction to next-generation sequencing data analysis: RNA-seq and ChIP-seq
Hao Wu, PhD, Emory University

Session I: Subgroup Analysis
Chair: Kathryn Chaloner, PhD, The University of Iowa

Session II: Imaging
Chair: Telba Irony, PhD, CDRH, FDA

  • Jeffrey Morris, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Raquel Prado, PhD, University of California, Santa Cruz

 

February 13

 

Session Title and Speaker(s)

Keynote Address: Density estimation from multivariate data and application to machine learning
Wing Hung Wong, PhD, Stephen R. Pierce Family Goldman Sachs Professor in Science and Human Health,
Professor of Statistics and of Health Research and Policy
, Stanford University

Session III: Deconvolving Tumor Heterogeneity
Chair: Kim-Anh Do, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Session IV: Biomarker-driven Adaptive Designs
Chair: Telba Irony, PhD, CDRH, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Session V: Anti-infectives and Other Non-cancer Therapeutic Areas
Chair: Donald A. Berry, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

  • Jinping Wang, PhD, Eisai, Inc.
  • Jeffrey D. Wetherington, PhD, GlaxoSmithKline

Session VI: Drawing Inferences from Large Databases
Chairs: Sylvia Richardson, PhD, Cambridge University; Wenyi Wang, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

 

February 14

 

Session Title and Speaker(s)

Session VII: Enrichment Designs
Chair: Jeffrey Morris, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Session VIII: Integrative Genomics
Chairs: Marina Vannucci, PhD, Rice University; Kim-Anh Do, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

  • Hongzhe Li, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
  • Christina Kendziorski, PhD, The University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Chiara Sabatti, PhD, Stanford University
Closing Remarks
Donald A. Berry, Telba Irony, and Kim-Anh Do
 

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