Epidemiology Seminar Series

Grand Rounds Timothy Lash:Significance Testing is the Reason that Scientific Results have Poor Reproducibility

Tuesday 4/18 3:30PM - 4:30PM
Public Health Auditorium (G23)

Timothy L. Lash, DSc, MPH 

Professor, Department of Epidemiology Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University.

Program Leader, Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.
Editor-in-Chief of EPIDEMIOLOGY and Co-author of Modern Epidemiology, 3rd edition.

"Significance Testing is the Reason that Scientific Results have Poor Reproducibility"

Dr. Lash’s methodologic interest focuses on quantifying and interpreting sources of non-random error in epidemiologic research. He is the co-author of the text, Applying Quantitative Bias Analysis to Epidemiologic Research. Dr. Lash's research focuses on molecular biomarkers that predict cancer recurrence. He and his colleagues have developed large biobanks of tumor tissues from cancer patients, and connected these to clinical outcomes including cancer recurrence.

 

Tuesday, April 18th from 3:30 - 4:30 pm

G23 Parran Hall Auditorium, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh


Please register to attend: https://epiresearch.org/ser50/sertalks/

*This presentation is the second of a three-part series on behalf of The Society of Epidemiologic Research (SER) - SERtalks - Pittsburgh.* 

 

 

Last Updated On Monday, April 17, 2017 by Borkowski, Matthew Gerard
Created On Friday, March 31, 2017