Some Statistical Methods in Causal Inferences and Diagnostic Medicine
You are all invited to an exciting seminar at Biostats on Monday October 2nd @ 15:15.
Xiao-Hua Zhou, PKU Endowed Chair Professor, Beijing International Center for Mathematical Research, Chair, Department of Biostatistics, Peking University
will give a talk on
"Some Statistical Methods in Causal Inferences and Diagnostic Medicine"
Abstract: Two important areas in biostatistics are causal inference and statistical methods in diagnostic medicine. In this talk, I give an overview on my research interests in these two areas. Particularly, I discuss some new developments in the statistical methodology for making causal inference, and discuss some future research directions. In addition, I give an overview on some new developments in statistical methods in evaluation of the accuracy of medical devices.