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Department Seminars

In this seminar current research is presented by invited speakers of university of Michigan researchers.  All seminars will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, except when noted otherwise. Light refreshments will be provided for seminar guests at 3:00 pm in the seminar room, SPH I 1690. For more information email

Date Speaker and Title Location
Thursday, September 25, 2014 Michael Kosorok, Ph.D. - University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill 1690 SPH I
Thursday, October 2, 2014 Tianxi Cai, Sc.D. Harvard University School of PUblic Health 1690 SPH I
Friday, October 3, 2014 Tianxi Cai, Sc.D. Harvard University School of PUblic Health - 803 Seminar M1112 PSH II
Tuesday, October 7, 2014- 12pm Saharon Rosset, Ph.D. - Tel Aviv University 340 West Hall
Thursday, October 9, 2014 Lu Wang, Ph.D. - University of Michigan 1690 SPH I
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Jonathan Bartlett, Ph.D - London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medic 1690 SPH I
Thursday, November 6, 2014 Stacey Alexeff, Ph.D - National Center for Atmosphere Research 1690 SPH I
Tuesday, November 20, 2014 Susan Murray, Sc.D. - University of Michigan 1690 SPH I
Thursday, December 11*, 2014 Shamil Sunyaev, Ph.D - Harvard University 1655 SPH I *

Brown Bag Seminars

In this student run seminar, the presenters provide information that will be useful to biostatistics graduate students.  Lunch will be served. An email will be sent to announce the seminar; an RSVP (through email) is required. For information, email All Brown Bag Seminars will be held at 12:00 p.m. in M1152 SPHII, except when noted otherwise.

Date Speaker and Title Location
Thursday, December 5, 2013 12:00 - 1:00 pm Kirsten Herold - From the SPH writing lab M1170 SPHII
Tuesday, January 21 11:30 -1:00 pm Pizza Party with Alumni from Eli Lilly & Company M4034 SPH II
Friday, January 24, 2014 12:00 - 1:00 pm Doug Lehmann & John Rice- LaTex 101: Everything You
NeedTo Know as a Biostatistician
1690 SPH I
Friday, February 14, 2014 Zihuai He & Yebin Tao - How to Ace your Quals M1122 SPH II