Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

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5/4/2020 at 12:30 pm
Lee Kennedy-Shaffer
Statistical Methods for the Design and Analysis of Infectious Disease Studies
Advisor: Michael Hughes
Dissertation Committee Members: Marc Lipsitch (EPI), Victor DeGruttola, Michael Hughes

5/5/2020 at 11:00 am
Michele Zemplenyi
Functional Data Methods for Environmental Epidemiology and Bayesian Experimental Design for Inferring Causal Structure
Advisor: Jeff Miller
Dissertation Committee Members: Jeffrey Miller, Brent Coull, Christoph Lange

5/7/2020 at 11:00 am
Emma Thomas
Bayesian Methods for Multi-outcome Analysis and a Study of Gender Bias in Medical Articles
Advisor: Francesca Dominici
Dissertation Committee Members: Francesca Dominici, Brent Coull, Giovanni Parmigiani, Lorenzo Trippa

5/8/2020 at 9:00 am
Alex Ocampo
Breaking the MAR Paradigm: Estimation, Bounding, and Sensitivity When Data are Missing Not at Random
Advisor: Marcello Pagano
Dissertation Committee Members: Marcello Pagano, Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Joseph Valadez

6/3/2020 at 2:00 pm
Tanayott Thaweethai
Adjusting for Selection Bias Due to Missing Data in Electronic Health Records-based Research
Advisor: Sebastien Haneuse
Dissertation Committee Members: Sebastien Haneuse, Miguel Hernan, Tianxi Cai