Seminar Series

Upcoming Speakers

March 31, 2023 – 11:00am                                                                                                                                                                          Judy Wang(George Washington University)
Department Chair & Professor of Statistics
Title: Semiparametric Approach for Analyzing Non-Gaussian Spatial Data”

April 7, 2023 – 11:00am (CTRB 2161)
Ying Guo (Emory University)                                                                                                                                                                  Professor of Biostatistics and Bioformatics

April 14, 2023 – 11:00am (CTRB 5235)                                                                                                                                                    Xiang Zhu (Penn State Univ.)
Assistant Professor of Statistics
Title: Complex Trait Genetics Through the Lens of Sequence-conserved Enhancer-like Elements

Previous Speakers

February 24, 2023 – 11:00am (CTRB 2161)
Michael Fay (NIH/National Inst. of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)

January 27, 2023 – 11:00am (CTRB 2161)
Dipankar Bandyopadhyay (Virginia Commonwealth Univ.)
Title: “Periodontal Health: Precision Medicine Approaches”

December 2, 2022 – 11:00am (CTRB 5235)
Jong-Min Kim (Univ. of Minnesota-Morris)
Title: Copula and It’s Applications

November, 2023 – 11:00am (CTRB 5235)
Indranil Mukhopadyay (ISI)
Professor of Statistics, Indian Statistical Institute, India
Title: Pseudotime Reconstruction and Downstream Analysis Based On Single Cell RNA-seq Data

October 28, 2022 – 11am (Zoom)
Marina Vannucci (Rice) Join Zoom Meeting 11:00am-12:00pm

Noah Harding Professor, Department of Statistics, Rice University
Title: A Bayesian Joint Model for Mediation Effect Selection in Compositional Microbiome Data

October 14, 2022 – 11am (Zoom)
Ian McKeague (Columbia Univ.)

August 26, 2022 (CTRB 2161)
Juan Diego Hernandez Jarquin
Assistant Professor, Department of Agronomy, University of Florida
Title: Genomic Prediction Models Including Interactions Between Multiple-Omics with Potential Applications in Personalized Medicine

June 3, 2022 – 12:15pm (CTRB 2161)
Yushu Shi (University of Missouri, Department of Statistics)
Title: Bayesian Knockoff Generators for Complex Data Structure

April 15, 2022 – 12:15pm (CTRB 2161)
Bikram Karmakar (UF, Department of Statistics)
Title: Replication and Evidence Factors for Causal Inference from Observational Studies: The Case of Multiple, Possible Invalid, Instruments

April 13, 2022 (CTRB 2161 & Zoom)
AI Faculty Candidate
Li Chen (Indiana University)
Title: Novel deep learning approaches for analyzing genetic variants by integrating genotype and multi-omics data
https://ufl.zoom.us/j/92656160783?from=addon Meeting ID: 926 5616 0783

April 8, 2022 – 11:30am (Zoom only)
Sudipto Banerjee (UCLA)
Title: On Massively Scalable Spatial Process Models for High-Resolution Actigraph Data
https://ufl.zoom.us/j/94029446171 Meeting ID: 940 2944 6171