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2021 Stata
Biostatistics and Epidemiology
Virtual Symposium 18 February

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Join us for the 2021 Stata Biostatistics and Epidemiology Virtual Symposium, where researchers in biostatistics and epidemiology from around the world will discuss current research methods and implementation using Stata. The program consists of invited talks by Stata users, and the virtual platform allows you to experience this one-day event from wherever you are. Seats are limited. Register now to learn and connect with fellow Stata users.

Program: Thursday, 18 February

Session One

Ian White | University College London

Advances in non-standard sample size calculations: The ART suite
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Nicola Orsini | Karolinska Institutet

Statistical inference on dose-response parameters using weighted mixed-effects model
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Stan Lemeshow | Ohio State University

COVID-19 outcomes and comorbidities in Ohio
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.


10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Session Two

Rino Bellocco | University of Milano-Bicocca and Karolinska Institutet
Andrea Bellavia | Harvard University

Mediation and interaction analysis: Principles and applications
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 p.m.

Matteo Bottai | Karolinska Institutet

Understanding and estimating conditional parametric quantile models in Stata
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.


12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Session Three

Paul Lambert | University of Leicester

Regression standardization with time-to-event data to estimate marginal measures of association and causal effects using the standsurv command
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Michael Grayling | Newcastle University

Choosing an efficient multiarm multistage clinical trial design
1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Theodore Karrison | University of Chicago

Nonparametric inference in the accelerated failure-time model using restricted means
Collaborator: Mihai Giurcanu
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Closing remarks and networking social

3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

*All times CST

Zoom rooms will be available during the social times before and after the conference as well as during intermissions. All participants are encouraged to log in, meet other researchers in your field, discuss presentations, and more.


We are pleased to announce all proceeds from registrations for the 2021 Stata Biostatistics and Epidemiology Virtual Symposium will be donated to Action Against Hunger.

The deadline to register is 16 February. Registrations are limited, so register soon. Login information will be emailed on 17 February.

Location: Virtual

Registration fee: $45






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