2020 Orange County ASA Biostatistics Symposium Series

November 6, 2020 10 - 11:40 Pacific Time

Application of Statistical Inference through Data Science Techniques

This is a webinar of the 2020 Orange County Biostatistics Symposium Series to present applications of data science techniques and tools to statistical inference making,  The webinar focuses on various techniques such as machine learning methods, predictive biomarker algorithms, etc. in the area of biomedical sciences.


Free for 2020 OC Biostatistics Symposium registered attendees or for active OCLBASA Chapter members. Please register on the series page for this event.  An email link with login details will be sent.


Program Overview


Gajanan Bhat, (Chair, Orange County Biostatistics Symposium, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals)

Session Chair, Kitty Guo, (AbbVie)

Lauren Cappiello (UC Riverside) - "Applied machine learning methods in evidence synthesis."

Song Zhai, (UC Riverside) - "Identifying the best predictive biomarker in pharmacogenomics."

Mary Ryan, (UC Irvine) - "Variance estimation for the kappa statistic in the presence of clustered data and heterogeneous observations."

Event Type


Orange County/Long Beach Chapter of the American Stat. Assn.


National Institute of Statistical Sciences


Virtual Meeting
Zoom link will be provided one week in advance