Core Seminar Series

Core Seminars


The Applied Biostatistics Seminar Series consists of a series of talks with the primary purpose of furthering statistical knowledge on an applied level. Talks will focus on advances in biostatistical methods and statistical programming techniques and their translation into addressing biomedical research questions. The seminars are open to all members of the Duke community, but primarily geared toward applied statistical researchers.

Functionality of PROC SQL in SAS

Monday, February 9, 2015 - 02:00 at Hock Plaza, 11th Floor Classroom (#11110)

Anne Wolfley Statistical Programmer Duke Clinical Research Institite Seminar Slides /sites/biostat.duke.edu/files/documents/proc_sql_20150209.pdf Abstract: PROC SQL is an incredibly powerful tool that can benefit any SAS user. It performs certain actions much more quickly and efficiently than the data step and other SAS procedures. This presentation will cover the basic functionality of...
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Data Analysis via Instrumental Variables for Binary Outcome

Monday, January 12, 2015 - 02:00 at Hock Plaza, 11th Floor Classroom (#11110)

Roland A. Matsouaka, PhD Assistant Professor Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics & Duke Clinical Research Institute Duke University School of Medicine Abstract: Instrumental variables are used to control for confounding or selection bias in observational studies or in randomized trials affected by non-compliance. In this seminar, I will go through...
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Common SAS Tools for Data Processing

Monday, December 8, 2014 - 02:00 at Hock Plaza, 11th Floor Classroom (#11110)

Steven Thomas, MS Biostatistician III Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Duke University SAS offers a variety of options to resolved data complications. When implementing these methods a good analyst will balance the efficiency of their program with the decipherability and easy of validation. This talk will focus on tools implemented...
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Intern Presentations

Monday, November 17, 2014 - 17:45 at Hock Plaza, 11th Floor Classroom (#11110)

Intern Presentations Biostats Core Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Duke University
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Staff Presentations on current projects

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 12:00 at Hock Plaza, 11th Floor Classroom

Laura Ding, Lauren Howard and Steve Wolf Biostats Core Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Duke University
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