February 2013

App Stats: Mozaffarian on "Estimating the Global Impact of Poor Dietary Habits on Chronic Diseases"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, February 27, 2013 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Dariush Mozaffarian, Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health, will give a presentation entitled "Estimating the Global Impact of Poor Dietary Habits on Chronic Diseases". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.

App Stats: Mozaffarian on "Estimating the Global Impact of Poor Dietary Habits on Chronic Diseases"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, February 27, 2013 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Dariush Mozaffarian, Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health, will give a presentation entitled "Estimating the Global Impact of Poor Dietary Habits on Chronic Diseases". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.

App Stats: Garcia on "When and Why is Attrition a Problem in Randomized Controlled Experiments and How to Diagnose It"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, February 20, 2013 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Fernando Martel Garcia, a Research Fellow at the Harvard School of Public Health, will give a presentation entitled "When and Why is Attrition a Problem in Randomized Controlled Experiments and How to Diagnose It". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.

App Stats: Carpenter on "R&D Abandonment in Regulatory Equilibrium: Evidence from Asset Price Shocks Induced by FDA Decisions"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, January 30, 2013 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Tristan Zajonc, a Visiting Fellow at IQSS, will give a presentation entitled "Sense - A Fully Bayesian Data Analysis Environment for the Cloud Era". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.

"Sense - A Fully Bayesian Data Analysis Environment for the Cloud Era"
Tristan Zajonc
IQSS, Harvard University
CGIS K354 (1737 Cambridge St.)
Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 12.00 pm

App Stats: Hatfield on "Statistical properties and health policy applications of microsimulation"

We hope you can join us this Wednesday, February 6, 2013 for the Applied Statistics Workshop. Laura Hatfield, an Assistant Professor from the Department of Health Care Policy at the Harvard Medical School, will give a presentation entitled "Statistical properties and health policy applications of microsimulation". A light lunch will be served at 12 pm and the talk will begin at 12.15.