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Conference Schedule

Friday, July 12, 2013

6:00-7:00 pm
Reception, Sheraton Hotel, downtown Raleigh (directions)

Saturday Morning, July 13, 2013

8:00 am
Buses to SAS Hall (directions for driving and parking)

8:30-9:00 am
Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:15 am
Welcoming remarks

9:15-9:45 am
James Robins, Harvard University
Unifying the Counterfactual and Graphical Approaches to Causality via Single World Intervention Graphs (SWIGs)

9:45-10:10 am
Dan Scharfstein, Johns Hopkins University
On the Analysis of Tuberculosis Studies with Intermittent Missing Sputum Data

10:10-10:35 am
Abdus Wahed, University of Pittsburgh
Dynamic Treatment Regime, Sequentially Randomized Designs, and Semi-parametric Theory

10:35-11:00 am
Hongwei Zhao, Texas A&M University
Generalized Redistribute-to-the-right Algorithm: Application to the Analysis of Censored Cost Data

11:00-11:15 am

11:15-11:45 am
Tom Louis, Johns Hopkins and US Bureau of the Census
Bayes, Why Bother?

11:45-12:10 pm
Gary Rosner, Johns Hopkins University
Inference for Group Sequential Trials or Why I am Bayesian

Afternoon Schedule