Student Travel Award Recipients

ASA Biopharmaceutical Section Student Paper Award at the ICSA/ISBS 2013 Joint Conference

Lijia Wang, Emory University

A latent class modeling approach for predicting kidney obstruction based on renogram data and expert ratings in the absence of a gold standard


Xiaolu Zhu, University of Illinois UrbanaChampaign

Individualizing drug dosage with longitudinal data


Qingning Zhou, University of Missouri

A sieve semiparametric maximum likelihood approach for regression analysis of bivariate interval-censored failure time data


Wei Ding, University of Michigan

Composite likelihood approach in Gaussian copula regression models with missing data


Guanhua Chen, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Personalized dose finding using outcome weighted learning


Cheng Zheng, University of Washington

Survival rates prediction when training data and target data have different measurement error


Danjie Zhang, University of Connecticut

Assessing Model Fit in Joint Models of Longitudinal and Survival Data with Applications to Cancer Clinical Trials


Rui Zhang, University of Washington

Marginalizable Conditional Model for Clustered Binary Data


Student Travel Award Recipients

Fei Gao, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Semiparametric estimation of the accelerated failure time model with partly interval-censored data


Kevin Lee, The Pennsylvania State University

Nonparametric mixture of Gaussian graphical models, with applications to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) imaging data


Ziyi Li, Emory University

Incorporating biological information in sparse principal component analysis with application to genomic data


Yi Lu, Ohio State University

Bayesian registration of functions with a Gaussian process prior


So Young Park, North Carolina State University

Optimal design for sampling functional data


Yuan Huang, Pennsylvania State University

Projection test for high-dimensional mean vectors with optimal direction


Weichen Wang, Princeton University

Projected principal component analysis in factor models


Chongliang Luo, University of Connecticut

Canonical variate regression


Yanping Liu, Temple University

A new approach to multiple testing of grouped hypotheses


Yinfei Kong, University of Southern California

Innovated interaction screening for highdimensional nonlinear classification


Ting-Huei Chen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Multiple genetic loci mapping for latent disease liability using a structural equation modeling approach with application in Alzheimer's disease


Haolei Weng, Columbia University

Regularization after retention in ultrahigh dimensional linear regression models


Ran Tao, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Analysis of sequence data under multivariate trait-dependent sampling


Hsin-Wen Chang, Columbia University

Empirical likelihood based tests for stochastic ordering under right censorship


Qiang Sun, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Hard thresholded regression via linear programming


Fang Han, Johns Hopkins University

Optimal Sparse Principal Component Analysis in High Dimensional Elliptical Model


Lan Liu, University of North Carolina

Large Sample Randomization Inference of Causal Effects in the Presence of Interference


Qiang Sun, University of North Carolina

SPReM: Sparse Projection Regression Model


Mengdie Yuan, George Mason University

Semiparametric Odds Rate Model for Modeling Short-term and Long-term Effects


Stephanie S. Zhang, Columbia University

Non-identifability, Equivalence Classes, and Attribute-specific Classification in Q-matrix Based Cognitive Diagnosis Models


Peisong Han, University of Michigan

Efficient Estimation For Missing Outcome Data With Surrogate Using Conditional Empirical Likelihood


Xueying Chen, Rutgers University

A Split-and-Conquer Approach for Analysis of Extraordinarily Large Data


Sy Han Chiou, University of Connecticut

Semiparametric Multivariate Accelerated Failure Time Model with Generalized Estimating Equations


Olivia Yueh‐Wen Liao, Stanford University

Biomarker-Based Adaptive Accrual Designs for Confirmatory Oncology Trials


Ada Lau, University of Oxford

Spatiotemporal Wind Power Probabilistic Forecasts Using Latent



Dungang Liu, Rutgers University

Exact meta-analysis approach for the common odds ratio of 2 × 2 tables with rare events



Ying Yuan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Varying Coefficient Models for Modeling Diffusion Tensors Along White Matter Fiber

Xu He, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Subgroups defined by two or more genetic markers in genome-wide association studies



Miguel Marino, Harvard School of Public Health

Statisticsal Inference in Factor Analysis for High-Dimensional, Low-Sample Size Data: Understanding the Change Patterns of the US Cancer Mortality Rates



Xingye Qiao, Dept. of Statistics and Operations Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Pairwise Variable Selection for Classification



Sihai Dave Zhao, Dept. of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health

Principled sure independence screening for Cox models with ultra-high-dimensional covariates

Jane Paik, Columbia University

Semiparametric Inference of Linear Transformation Models with Lenth-Biased Censored Data


Nengfeng Zhou, University of Michigan

Group Variable Selection via a Hierarchical LASSO and its Oracle Property


Hung Hung, National Taiwan University

Nonparametric Methodology for the Time-Dependent Partial Area under the ROC Curve

Michael C. Wu, Harvard University

Use of Sparse Linear Discriminant Analysis in Testing Gene Pathways


Min Yuan, University of Science and Technology of China

Two-stage Genome-wide Association Studies with DNA Pooling and Genetic Model Selection


Megan Othus, Harvard University

A Class of Semiparametric Mixture Cure Survival Models with Dependent Censoring

Xiao Ni, North Carolina State University

Automatic model selection for partial linear models


Clifford Lam, Princeton University

Profile-kernel likelihood inference with diverging number of parameters


Ping Bai, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Robust singular value decomposition and its application to independent component analysis for fMRI


Fang Yu, University of Connecticut

Bayesian Analysis of EST Data with Multiple Libraries and Multiple Types of Tissues


Xin He, University of Missouri-Columbia

Regression Analysis of Multivariate Panel Count Data


Minggen Lu, The University of Iowa

Estimation of the Mean Function with Panel Count Data Using Monotone Polynomial Splines


Pang Du, Purdue University

Nonparametric Smoothing Spline model for Gap Time Hazard Function in Recurrent Event Data

Haipen Xing, Stanford University

Change-point stochastic regression models with applications to econometric time series


Chong Wang, Cornell University

Bayesian non-parametric estimation of ROC curves when the true disease state is unknown

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017