Seminars Series in Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Public Health

December 12 , 2022: Confounding and effect modification: critical issues in clinical research

Dr. Claudia Torino (National Research Council, Italy)

December 1 , 2022: A Counterfactual Control Arm in Trials of HIV Prevention

Dr. Dave Glidden (University of California San  Francisco)

October 27, 2022: Monte Carlo Simulation: An Invaluable Tool for 21st Century Statisticians

Dr. Alessandro Gasparini (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

October 26, 2022: Properties of the stochastic approximation EM algorithm with mini-batch sampling

Dr. Catherine Matias   (Centre National de la Recherche Scienti que (CNRS), Sorbonne University, Paris)

October 6, 2022: Age-Period-Cohort analysis for modelling cancer trends

Dr. Sarah Burkill  (Singapore Clinical Research Institute)

June 23, 2022: Understanding the reproductive safety and effectiveness of antidepressant medications in pregnancy

Dr. Angela Lupattelli  (University of Oslo, Norway)

May 5, 2022: Statistical contributions in implementing couple-based randomization trials: an application to a cluster-randomized, HIV behavioral risk modification interventions

Dr. Scarlett Bellamy  (Drexel University, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.)

April 28, 2022: An investigation of the false discovery rate and the misinterpretation of p-values"

Dr. Gaetano Marrone  (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control,  Stockholm, Sweden)

April 7, 2022: The correct and the incorrect interpretations of risks, rates, and hazards

Dr. Matteo Bottai  (Karolinska Institutet,  Institute of Environmental Medicine,Stockholm, Sweden)

March 24, 2022: The Hazards of Hazard Ratio

Dr. Giovanni Tripepi  (Institute of Clinical Physiology of the National Research Council (IFC-CNR) of Reggio Calabria, Italy)

December 16, 2021: Simplifying and Unifying Sensitivity Analysis

Dr. Tyler Vanderweele  (Harvard T.H. CHAN School of Public Health, Boston, USA)

March 3, 2022: Conducting real-world data studies on the effectiveness and safety of diabetes medications

Dr. Elisabetta Patorno  (Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, USA)

November 16, 2021: Case time series: a flexible design for big data epidemiological analyses

Dr. Antonio Gasparrini  (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK)

October 28, 2021: Causal inference for high dimensional exposures

Dr. Andrea Bellavia  (Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA)

June 24, 2021: Using mediation analysis to assess the extent to which income affects the association between family structure and childhood BMI

June 10, 2021: A discussion on the use of the p-value

Dr. Laura Pazzagli  (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

May 27, 2021: Path Analysis and Mediation: the case of binary random variables

Dr. Elena Stanghellini  (University of Perugia, Italy)

May 20, 2021: Prediction models and artificial intelligence for improving prostate cancer diagnostics and treatment

Dr. Martin Eklund (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

May 6, 2021: An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation Studies for Statisticians

Dr. Alessandro Gasparini (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

April 22, 2021: Evaluating and optimizing COVID-19 vaccination policies: a case study of Sweden

Dr. Tom Britton (Stockholm Unversity)

April 15, 2021: Publication-ready data analysis with Stata: Reproducible research and literate programming

Dr. E.F. Haghish (Oslo University, Norway)

April 8, 2021: Modelling the probability of occurrence of events

Dr. Andrea Discacciati (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

April 7, 2021: An introduction of Survival Analysis with R

Dr. Alessio Crippa (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden)

March 4, 2021: Organizzazione e outcome: quale relazione

Dr. Antonello Zangrandi ( Professore di economia delle aziende pubbliche, Università di Parma, Distinguished Professor Scuola di Direzione Aziendale, Università Bocconi)

Seminar 19: Il Servizio Sanitario Nazionale tra Innovazione e Sostenibilità. ''La visione di un tecnico al Governo'"

Dr. Armando Bartolazzi (Sant'Andrea University Hospital, Rome, Italy and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden)

Seminar 18: Antedependence Models for Longitudinal Nonstationary Data

Dr. Vicente Núñez-Antón (University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, Spain )

Seminar 17: The Stockholm CREAtinine Measurements (SCREAM) project. The only database you need to hear about in 2020

Dr. Juan Jesus Carrero (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden)

Seminario 16: Understanding the pandemic: interrelated health, economic and social aspects

Dr. Ranieri Guerra (World Health Organization, Switzerland)

Seminar 15: Clinical manifestations of COVID-19 in children and in adults

Dr.  Jonas Ludvigsson (Karolinska Institutet and Örebro University Hospital, Sweden)

Seminar 14: The COVID-19 syndemic and the 4T (testing, tracing, treating, timely) model

Dr. Roberto De Vogli (University of Padova, Italy)

Seminar 13: Global Health and COVID-19

Dr. Stefano Vella (Catholic University of Rome, Italy)

Seminar 12: Machine learning and high-throughput epidemiological research

Dr. Andrea Ganna  (Finnish Institute of Public Health, Finland and Broad Institute, USA)

Seminar 11: Statistica e Comunicazione delle Epidemie

Dr. Luca Carra (Zadig, Milano)
Dr. Carlo Di Pietrantonj (ASL Alessandria)


Seminar 10: Pregnancy in the time of Coronavirus Pandemic

Dr. Sonia Hernandez-Diaz (HARVARD T.H. CHAN School of Public Health, USA)

Dr. Claudia Torino (National Research Council, Italy)