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Past Events

Thu  8 December 2016Deborah Ashby (OBE) (Imperial College London)Using Statistical Theory, Epidemiology and Clinical Trials for Public Health Impact [abstract]
Thu 29 September 2016Peter Henrys (Center for Ecology & Hydrology, Lancaster) Robust estimates of Natural Capital for GB [abstract]
Thu 2 June 2016Sofia Villar (MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge)

The multi-armed bandit problem and the design of Bayesian adaptive clinical trials: recent advances and remaining challenges [abstract] 

Thu 21 January 2016Danielle Belgrave (Imperial College London) 
Christopher Munro (Manchester University)
The Asthma E-Lab: Discovering Subtypes of Disease with Model-based Machine Learning  [abstract]



Thu 26 November 2015Frank Dunstan
Cardiff University 
A Bayesian approach to complex clinical diagnoses: a case-study in child abuse [abstract]

Thu 21 January 2016Danielle Belgrave (Imperial College London) 
Christopher Munro (Manchester University)
The Asthma E-Lab: Discovering Subtypes of Disease with Model-based Machine Learning  [abstract]



Thu 26 November 2015Frank Dunstan
Cardiff University 
A Bayesian approach to complex clinical diagnoses: a case-study in child abuse [abstract]


Thu 22 October 2015Peter Diggle  
Lancaster University
Statistics: A data science for the 21st century [abstract]



 Thu 25 June 2015Ian McHale  
University of Manchester
Time varying rankings models to determine the greatest sports players and teams of all time [abstract]
 Thu 26 February 2015Robin Henderson  
University of Newcastle
Dynamic Prediction for Discrete-Time Recurrent Event Data: Longitudinal Incidence and Prevalence of Infant Diarrhoea [abstract]


Thu 4 December 2014Michael Goldstein
 

Durham University
Bayes linear uncertainty analysis for complex physical systems modelled by computer simulators [abstract]

Thu 20 November 2014Sandra Eldridge  
Queen Mary, University of London
Reporting guidelines for pilot and feasibility trials [abstract]
 
Thu 30 Oct 2014Ian Plewis, University of Manchester  
Roger Stern, University of Reading
Statistics for International Development  [abstracts]
Thu 19 June 2014 Ruth King  
University of St Andrews
Is everything a hidden process model?? Case studies in Ecology  [abstract]
Thu 22 May 2014 Afternoon meeting  
Statistical Approaches to Analysing Domestic Violence [abstracts]
Thu 30 January 2014 John Pullinger  
Department of Information Services, House of Commons
Statistics making an impact [abstract]
Thu 21 November 2013 Sheila Bird 
MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge
Examining the effectiveness of Naloxone (take-home; on-release) to reduce opiate overdose deaths
Thu 24 October 2013 Catalina Vallejos 
University of Warwick
Robust Bayesian methods for Survival Analysis

 Thu 4 July 2013

Afternoon meeting: Statistics in Society
• James Nicholson 
  
Making sense of a multivariate world 
• Toby Johnson 
  
The use of statistics in the pharmaceutical industry 
• Mark Latham 
  
Using (Useful) Statistics in Football 

 Thu 14 June 2013

One day meeting: Practical statistical computing: A workshop
on advanced R
• Laurent Gatto 
  University of Cambridge
Integrating R and C including using Rcpp 
• Markus Geesman 
  Lloyds
Creating graphics with googleVis and R /
Creating web applications with Shiny and googleVis
• Willem Ligtenberg 
  Open Analytics
Parallel computing and GPU computing in R 
Thu 21 March 2013 Karla Hemming and Alan Girling 
University of Birmingham
Stepped-wedge cluster randomised controlled trials - some variations in design 

Thu 24 January 2013

Andrew Golightly 
Newcastle University

Inference for population dynamics in the Neolithic period 

Thu 6 December 2012

Nicos Pavlidis 
Lancaster University Management School

Classification in Data-Rich Dynamic Environments

Thu 1 November 2012

Danielle Bewsher 
UCLan Solar Physics Group

Statistical Studies of Coronal Dimming and Coronal Mass Ejection

Thu 14 June 2012

Young Statisticians Meeting: Current challenges in
medical statistics
• Patrick Phillips 
  MRC Clinical Trials Unit, London
Eradicating the world's oldest infectious disease: challenges in designing clinical trials of new treatments for tuberculosis 
• Tom Fanshawe 
  Lancaster University
Multilevel models for cancer progression 
• Peter Kimani 
  University of Warwick
Conditionally unbiased estimation in adaptive seamless designs 

 Wed 2 May 2012

Environmental Statistics Meeting: Aspects of River Flow Modelling
• Adrian Bowman & Alastair Rushworth 
  University of Glasgow
Going with the flow: regression models for river networks 
• Caroline Keef 
  Yorkshire Water
Spatial Extremes of River Flows 
• Keith Beven 
  Lancaster University
Disinformation and epistemic error in modelling floods 

Thu 22 March 2012

Ashley Jones 
Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust

The use of systematic reviews in the design of randomised controlled trials 

Thu 23 February 2012

Chris Glasbey 
Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland

Spatio-temporal weather models 

Mon 26 January 2012

Brian Tom 
MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge

The impact of simplifying statistical modelling assumptions when investigating physical functional disability in Psoriatic Arthritis patients 




         
                                                           
 

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