October 14-16, 2018 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making in Montréal, Québec

Kate Lofgren will present Replication Studies, an Inherent Good?Health Benefits Design: Integrating Multiple Objectives, and If a Value of Information Analysis Falls in the Forest... 

Alyssa Bilinski will present Costly Disagreements: A Survey of Researchers on Cost-Effectiveness and Affordability and Machine Learning to Improve Meta-Modelling and Sensitivity Analysis: An HIV Case Study

November 5, 2018 Alyssa Bilinski will present Seeking Evidence of Absence: Reconsidering Tests of Model Assumptions in the Econometrics lunch workshop in Littauer M-15, North Yard, Harvard, Cambridge MA.


July 28-August 2, 2018 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, BC

Laura Hatfield and Sherri Rose spoke on an invited panel titled Big Data Detectives: Improving Human Heath through Informing Policy

Bret Zeldow presented causal inference for outcomes that are partially identified by longitudinal laboratory measures in electronic health measures

Savannah Bergquist spoke about intervening on the data to improve the performance of health plan payment methods

Alyssa Bilinksi shared her work on a better parallel trends test

Alex McDowell talked about the effect of state-level policies that ban health insurance discrimination on the basis of gender identity

June 8, 2018 Sherri Rose was an invited speaker at the 7th Annual Thomas Ten Have Symposium on Statistics in Mental Health. View her slides.

May 22, 2018 Laura Hatfield and Sherri Rose presented in a panel on complex real world evidence at the ISPOR 23rd Annual International Meeting.

April 25, 2018 Sherri Rose discussed machine learning for prediction and causal inference in a session entitled The Future is Now at the DIA/FDA Biostatistics Industry and Regulator Forum.

April 12, 2018 Sherri Rose and OptumLabs' Bill Crown presented an AcademyHealth Webinar on Machine Learning for Health Economics, organized by the Health Economics Interest Group.

March 28, 2018 Laura Hatfield spoke about Clustered Discrete State Trajectories of Varying Lengths: Health Care Utilization Patterns at the ENAR 2018 Spring Meeting in Atlanta, GA.

March 26, 2018 Sherri Rose presented on Robust Estimation for Multiple Unordered Treatments at the ENAR 2018 Spring Meeting in Atlanta, GA.

March 5, 2018 Sherri Rose was a panelist at the Women in Data Science Conference event in Cambridge.

January 18, 2018 Sherri Rose and Laura Hatfield presented a short course on Machine Learning and Bayesian Approaches for Data Science in Medicine at Harvard Catalyst.

January 10-12, 2018 International Conference on Health Policy Statistics in Charleston, SC

Sherri Rose presented on Robust Statistical Machine Learning for Multiple Unordered Treatments with Treatment Effect Heterogeneity: Evaluating Drug-Eluting Coronary Artery Stents 

Christoph Kurz discussed Bayesian Nonparametric Clustering and Inference for Inpatient Health Care Utilization 

Savannah Bergquist spoke on Improving the Allocation of Resources with Modified Data and the Health Plan Payment System 

Laura Hatfield presented Choosing comparison groups for difference-in-difference studies 

Kate Lofgren presented Where to Next? Priority Setting with Value of Information 

Earlier Presentations

 Christine Baugh untangles the PhD process