Brown Statistical Seminars are hosted collaboratively by the Department of Biostatistics and the Center for Statistical Sciences to provide educational and research opportunities to graduate, undergraduate, and medical students as well as to researchers across the University.  The seminars take place on selected Mondays throughout the academic year and feature leading researchers from the US and internationally.   

Spring 2014 Upcoming Seminars

28 April 2014

Florentina Bunea, PhD

Professor, Department of Statistical Sciences

Cornell University

Seminar: "Convex Banding of High Dimensional Covariance Matrices"

2 May 2014

Timony D. Johnson, PhD

Professor, Department of Biostatistics

University of Michigan, School of Public Health

Seminar: "The Estimation of Spatially Varying Coefficients via a Spatial GLMM with Application to Multiple Sclerosis MRI Data"