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BERD Recent Topics in Research Methods Seminar 2016-2017

Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Location: College of Medicine – H4510J, University Park – 116 Henderson (unless otherwise noted)

Date Title Presenter Materials 
August 23, 2016 Introduction to Clinical Research Designs and Cross-sectional Study Duanping Liao, Ph.D.
Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
Handout
August 30, 2016  Cohort Study Duanping Liao, Ph.D.
Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
Handout
September 20, 2016  Case Control Study and Matched Case Control Study Duanping Liao, Ph.D.
Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
Presentation
Handout
Handout
September 27, 2016  Statistical Analysis I Lan Kong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
Handout
Handout
October 11, 2016  Clinical Trials Vernon Chinchilli, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
Handout
Handout
October 18, 2016  Power and Sample Size Allen Kunselman, M.A.
Senior Instructor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
October 25, 2016  Data Management Rosanne Pogash, M.P.A.
Manager, Data Management
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
November 8, 2016  Statistical Analysis II Mosuk Chow, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist and Professor, Statistics
Penn State Eberly College of Sciences
Presentation
November 15, 2016  Put it all together in a research proposal or protocol Duanping Liao, Ph.D.
Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
Handout
Handout
Handout
November 29, 2016  Meta- Analysis Vernon Chinchilli, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Public Health Sciences
Penn State College of Medicine
Presentation
January 17, 2017 The Questionable Ecological Validity of Ecological Momentary Assessment Designs: Prospects for Passive Monitoring and Person-Specific Modeling Nilam Ram
Associate Professor
Human Development and Family Studies, Psychology
College of Health and Human Development, Penn State
Presentation
January 31, 2017 A Bayesian multilevel process model to capture individual differences in intensive longitudinal data from ecological momentary assessment studies Zita Oravecz
Assistant Professor
Human Development and Family Studies
College of Health and Human Development, Penn State
Presentation
February 21, 2017 Regime-Switching Longitudinal Models Sy-Miin Chow
Associate Professor
Human Development and Family Studies
College of Health and Human Development, Penn State
Presentation
March 21, 2017 Toward more effective, efficient, economical and scalable behavioral and biobehavioral interventions Linda Collins
Distinguished Professor
Human Development and Family Studies
College of Health and Human Development, Penn State
Presentation
April 11, 2017 NIH’s grant application process from submission to completion with focus on NIAID method grants Misrak Gezmu
Mathematical Statistician
National Institutes of Health/NIAID
April 18, 2017 Moderation and Mediation in Regression Pui-wa Lei, Ph.D.
Professor, Education
College of Education, Penn State
April 25, 2017 Spurious Correlation and its impact on error variance estimation  Runze Li
Verne Willaman Professor of Statistics
Eberly College of Sciences, Penn State