"Handling Outcome Misclassification and Selection Bias in Association Studies Using Electronic Health Records" will be presented by Bhramar Mukherjee, PhD.
"Zero-Price Effects in Health Insurance: Evidence from Colorado" will be presented by Coleman Drake, PhD.
"Effects of Short-Term Particulate Air Pollution and Nitrogen Dioxide on Blood Pressure in Older Women: Data From the Women’s Health Initiative" will be presented by Tong Wen, Epidemiology PhD student in the Department of Public Health Sciences at Penn State College of Medicine.
"APOE ϵ4 modifies the relationship between infectious burden and poor cognition" will be presented by Chen Zhao, MD, MS, MA, assistant professor of neurology and public health sciences at Penn State College of Medicine.
"Healthy Food Consumption: Empirical Analysis and Optimization Models of Government Interventions" will be presented by Elisabeth Paulson, PhD candidate, Operations Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Paddy Ssentongo, MD, MPH, assistant research professor in the Center for Neural Engineering, Engineering Science and Mechanics, Penn State, and Epidemiology PhD candidate, Department of Public Health Sciences, Penn State College of Medicine, will defend his thesis.
"A Bayesian Adaptive Phase I/II Platform Trial Design (A12PT) for Pediatric Immunotherapy Trials" will be presented by Haitao Pan, PhD, assistant member of the Department of Biostatistics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
"Modeling Regulatory Network Topology Improves Genome-Wide Analyses of Complex Human Traits" will be presented by Xiang Zhu, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Statistics, Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences, Penn State.
"Dementia Interventions: Where are we and where do we need to go?" will be presented by Marie Boltz, PhD, RN, FAAN.
"A New Multilevel Modeling Approach for Clustered Survival Data" will be presented by Jinfeng Xu, PhD, associate professor in the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science at the University of Hong Kong.
"Maternal Depression and Women’s Economic Outcomes: A Longitudinal Analysis" will be presented by Mark McGovern, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Health Behavior, Society and Policy at Rutgers School of Public Health.
"Decomposing the Effect of Marijuana Use on Fatal Crash Risk: an Application of the Unified Framework for Mediation and Interaction Analysis" will be presented by Guohua Li, DrPH, MD, Finster professor of epidemiology and anesthesiology, Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health.