PH 292, Section 013

Statistics and Genomics Seminar

Fall 2004

Time: Thursday 4--5pm
Location: 334 Evans Hall
Organizer: Professor Sandrine Dudoit

Program from previous semesters

For directions to Evans Hall, please consult the campus map.

Graduate Group in Computational and Genomic Biology

Registration information:

PH 292, Section 013
Course control number: 76506.
2 units, register with the SF grade option.

N.B. No discussion session, only the Thursday Seminar.

Thursday, September 16th

Speaker: Yan Wang, Division of Biostatistics, UC Berkeley.
Title: Quantification and Visualization of LD Patterns and Identification of
Haplotype Blocks

Thursday, September 23rd

Speaker: Professor Mark van der Laan, Division of Biostatistics, UC Berkeley.
Title: Multiple Testing Procedures for Control of the Generalized Family Wise Error Rate and Proportion of False Positives.

Seminar sponsored by the San Francisco Chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA).

Thursday, September 30th

Speaker: Professor Mark Segal, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, UCSF.
Title: Microarray Gene Expression Data with Linked Survival Phenotypes: Diffuse Large-B-Cell Lymphoma Revisited

Thursday, October 7th

Speaker: Professor Joseph P. Romano, Department of Statistics, Stanford University.
Title: Error Control in Multiple Testing

Thursday, October 14th

Speaker: Ingileif B. Hallgrimsdottir, Department of Statistics, UC Berkeley.
Title: Linkage Disequilibrium Gene Mapping

Thursday, October 21st

Speaker: Dr. Imola K. Fodor, Center for Applied Scientific Computing, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Title: Statistical issues in the analysis of two-dimensional difference gel
electrophoresis experiments

Thursday, October 28th

Speaker: Professor Alan E. Hubbard, Divisions of Environmental Health Sciences and Biostatistics, UC Berkeley.
Title: Searching for anamolous gene expression in brain tissue samples of Alzheimer patients

Thursday, November 4th

Speaker: Professor Philip Hanlon, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Title: A Computational Method to Detect Epistatic Effects Contributing to a Quantitative Trait

Thursday, November 11th

Veterans Day Holiday.

Thursday, November 18th

Speaker: Professor Glenys Thomson, Department of Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley.
Title: The Biostatistics Core of the 13th International HLA Working Group

Thursday, November 25th

Thanksgiving Holiday.

Thursday, December 2nd

Speaker: Merrill D. Birkner, Division of Biostatistics, UC Berkeley.
Title: Multiple Testing Procedures for Controlling Tail Probability Error Rates: Comparison and Application

Thursday, December 9th

Speaker: Earl Hubbell, Affymetrix.
Title: Designing Estimators for Low Level Expression Analysis