CCEB Epidemiology Seminar Series 2016-2018

CCEB Epidemiology Seminar Series 2016-2018

CCEB Epidemiology Seminar Series 2016-2018

Sessions

Topic Session datesort icon
"Increasing knowledge of living donor kidney transplant: A cluster randomized trial" 1/7/16
“Using big data to emulate a target trial when a randomized trial is not available” 1/14/16
“Patient Preferences and Policy-Making" 1/21/16
“Youth Suicide Prevention and Intervention” 1/28/16
"Teaching the Statistical Investigation Process with Simulation-Based Inference to Improve Statistical Thinking about Biomedical Research " 2/4/16
“From Treatment Targets to Disparities: Improving Outcomes with Patient-Centered Research in Chronic Inflammatory Skin Diseases” 2/11/16
"Sample Size Re-Estimation: Is Bigger Always Better?" 2/18/16
“Adaptive Modeling: Methods Overview and Example Analyses” 2/25/16
“Biological Embedding of Neighborhood Stress in Children” 3/3/16
"Placebo Effects in Medicine" 3/10/16
“Errors in Rare Variant Association Study Design and Method Development” 3/17/16
Pharmacoepidemiology of Drug-Induced Acute Liver Failure 3/24/16
“Trend-in-Trend: A Novel Epidemiologic-Ecologic Design for Causal Inference" 3/31/16
“ The COURAGE Trial: A Phase II Randomized Clinical Trial to Evaluate the Dose-Response Effects of Exercise on Prognostic Biomarkers Among Colon Cancer Survivors" 4/7/16
“Bridging Health Disparities Gaps through the Use of Medical Legal Partnerships” 4/14/16
“The Spread of Health Behaviors in Social Networks” 4/21/16
"Medication Therapy Weak Spots and the Risk of Falling in the Nursing Home Setting" 4/28/16
“Saving Children's Lives" in Global Health: When Public Health Measures Are Not Enough” 5/5/16
“Improving Risk Prediction for 30-day Hospital Readmission and Mortality" 5/12/16
“Selection of Group Sequential Methods for the Design and Monitoring of Late Phase Clinical Trials” 5/26/16
“Developing a Primary Palliative Care Intervention for Individuals with Advanced Heart Failure” 6/2/16
“Results of a National Education Intervention on Extended-Release Opioids" 6/9/16
"Transplanting hepatitis C-positive kidneys into uninfected recipients: ethics, operations and early progress from a demonstration trial" 6/16/16
"Trajectories of Decision Making Involvement in Youth with Chronic Illness: Application of a Cohort Sequential Design and Growth Curve Modeling" 9/8/16
“Space, Place, and Location: Spatial Correlates of HIV Risk Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men” 9/15/16
“Innovating Peer-Review at The BMJ" 9/22/16
"Integrative Analysis for Incorporating the Microbiome to Improve Precision Medicine" 9/29/16
“Failure to Rescue after Trauma” 10/6/16
“Advances in Case-Crossover Methods" 10/13/16
"Leveraging Multiscale Biology for Asthma and Allergy Research" 10/20/16
"How and When to See Your Doctor" 10/27/16
“Evaluating Markers for Risk Prediction: Decision Analysis to the Rescue" 11/3/16
“N-of-1 Trials for Personalized Decision-Making” 11/10/16
"The Current and Future Status of Asthma Treatment: Medication Adherence, Effectiveness, and Pharmacogenomics" 11/17/16
"Scalable Integration of Meta-Dimentional and Multi-Dimentional Omics Data For Biological and Clinical Insights" 12/1/16
"Using Human Genetics to Guide Medicine Development and Validation” 12/8/16
"Improving Pragmatic Clinical Trial Enrollment and Implementation” 12/15/16
“Efavirenz Pharmacogenetics and HIV Treatment Outcomes in Botswana “ 1/12/17
“The Intersection of Social Science, Public Health, and Data Science “ 1/19/17
"Pragmatic Trials (and Tribulations) To Reduce Inappropriate Medication Use” 1/26/17
“Surgical Care in Rural Districts Hospitals in Rwanda: Implementation and Operational Research” 2/2/17
“The City and the Dogs: New Insights from Urban Rabies" 2/16/17
“Obesity, Sexual Behaviors and Social Context During the Adolescent-to-Adulthood Transition” 3/2/17
“Enhancing Depression Care with Peer Mentors: What They Do and How They Do It” 3/16/17
“Assessing the Impact of an HIV Prevention Intervention: From Efficacy Trials to Delivery Settings” 3/23/17
“Identifying and Treating Opioid Addiction in Pennsylvania Medicaid” 3/30/17
“Flame Retardant Exposures Among Vulnerable Populations and Effects on Fertility and Reproduction " 4/6/17
“Integrating Microbial Ecology and Clinical Epidemiology: Methods for High-Dimensional Microbiome Data" 4/13/17
"Logistic Regression in the Case-Control Design is More Complicated Than We Think” 4/20/17
“Indoor Tanning and Melanoma Risk: From Epidemiology to Policy” 4/27/17
“Solutions-Focused Research on Urban Air Quality and Health” 5/11/17
Bayesian Adaptive Designs from Theory to Practice 5/18/17
Errors in Variables: Implications for Epidemiological and Clinical Research Using Administrative Data 5/25/17
Adding Insult to Injury: Risk Factors for Recurrent MRSA Infections 6/1/17
Comparison of Futility Monitoring Guidelines Using Completed Phase III Oncology Trials 6/8/17
Marijuana Use in the United States: Recent Trends and the Role of Medical Marijuana Laws 6/15/17
Development of a Community-based Cohort to Promote Health Disparities Research 6/29/17
Evaluating Treatments and Vaccines in Settings Demanding Urgency: Lessons from the 2014-15 Ebola Epidemic 9/7/17
Redefining the Approach to Bone Fractures in Kidney Disease 9/14/17
Dissecting the Genetic and Non-Genetic Biological Risk Factors for Cardiometabolic Diseases 9/28/17
The Appropriateness of Using Comorbidity Scores to Account for Clinical Prognosis and Confounding in Observational Studies 10/5/17
Does Atopic Dermatitis Have a Genetic Basis? 10/12/17
Integrating Individual, Spatial, and Network Analyses to Inform Substance use and HIV Prevention Strategies 10/19/17
Aging is More Than a Number: Unique Considerations in Studying Medication Use and Outcomes in Older Adults 11/2/17
Challenges and Methods in Biomedical Data Sharing and Analysis 11/9/17
Efforts to Improve Outcomes in Pediatric Acute Myeloid Leukemia: Leveraging Existing Data and the Patient Voice 11/16/17
Building a Consortium of Electronic Health Record Cohorts to Study Uterine Fibroid Genetics 11/30/17
Changing Epidemiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma 12/7/17
Assessing Time-Varying Causal Interactions and Treatment Effects with Applications to Mobile Health 12/14/17
"Role of Transmission in Drug Resistant Tuberculosis” 1/11/18
"Choosing the Optimal Blood Pressure Agent and Target in Obese Patients” 1/18/18
Association Tests for Neuroimaging Studies of Development and Disorders 1/25/18
Prenatal/Perinatal Exposures – Latent and Overt –and their Lifetime Effects 2/15/18
Using GPS to Assess Individuals' Exposure to Neighborhood Social and Physical Environments 2/22/18
Developing Better Treatments through Translational Science: Nicotine Dependence as a Model 3/8/18
Comprehensive Care for Seriously ill Patients with Kidney Disease: Where Are We Going? 3/15/18
“Can We Keep Statistics in Biostatistics” 3/29/18
“Hypoglycemia in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus” 4/5/18
“The Successes and Challenges of the Red Carpet Linkage to and Retention in Care Program for Adolescents and Youth in Homa Bay and Turkana Counties, Kenya” 4/12/18
“Genome, Phenome, and Transcriptome Study of Blood Pressure Determinants in over 750,000 Individuals” 4/19/18
“Funky Genomic Phenomena: A Landscape of Acquired Allelic Imbalance across the Cancer Continuum” 4/26/18
“Model Selection on Weighted Generalized Estimating Equations for Longitudinal Data with Dropout Missingness" 5/17/18
“The Intersection of Aging and End-Stage Renal Disease Epidemiology” 5/24/18
“Multivariate Change Point Detection for Relapse Prediction in Digital Phenotyping Studies” 5/31/18
"The Health System as a Laboratory: Using EHR Data to Study Drug Effects in Hospitalized Patients" 6/7/18
“Breast Cancer Epidemiology in Diverse Populations: Etiology and Beyond” 6/21/18
"Dissecting Transcriptomic Signatures of Development and Dysregulation in the Human Brain” 6/28/18
"Using Individual-Based Epidemiologic Modeling to Estimate the Effectiveness of the Miami Getting to Zero HIV Campaign” 9/13/18
“Beyond Hot Spots: Predicting Gun Violence Using Satellite Imagery and Deep Learning” 9/20/18
“The Ivy League – Big Ten Epidemiology of Concussion Study” 9/27/18
“Studying the Risk of Infection with Immunosuppression in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis" 10/4/18
“Variable Importance with Many Competing Predictors" 10/11/18
"Enhancing Global HIV Prevention Science Among Marginalized and Disenfranchised Groups Using a Syndemics Framework" 10/18/18
"Measuring and Modeling Treatment Effects in Trials for Critically Ill Patients" 10/25/18
"Robustness Quantification and Robust Optimization in Intensity-Modulated Proton Therapy" 11/1/18
"Immunosuppression Practices after Liver Transplantation are Highly Variable and Predict Outcomes" 11/8/18
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