The 7th Annual Thomas R. Ten Have Symposium on Statistics in Mental Health
Invited Speakers and Discussants
Speaker and Discussant Biographies
Keynote Speaker: Tyler VanderWeele, Harvard School of Public Health: “Assessing Mediation, Interaction, and Causation in the Associations Between Religious Service Attendance and Suicide”
Discussant: Naihua Duan, Columbia University
Hendricks Brown, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine: “Designing implementation trials for scaling up and scaling out evidence based interventions”
Discussant: Larry Hedges, Northwestern University
Sherri Rose, Harvard Medical School: “Computational Health Economics and Clinical Informatics in Mental Health Research"
Discussant: Neil Jordan, Northwestern University
Danny Almirall, University of Michigan: "Mixed-effects Modeling to Compare Dynamic Treatment Regimens with SMART Data"
Discussant: Yuanjia Wang, Columbia University
Susan Paddock, Rand Corporation: “Causal inference for dynamic groups: Examining cognitive behavioral therapy session attendance and post-treatment depression”
Discussant: Steve Raudenbush, University of Chicago
Haiqun Lin, Yale University: “Multiple Mediation Analysis with Latent Classes”
Discussant: Robert Gibbons, University of Chicago
Mengling Liu, NYU: "Mediation Analysis with Censored Time-to-Event Mediator"
Discussant: Bethany Bray, Penn State University
Melanie Wall, Columbia University: “Empirical methods for identifying optimal diagnostic criteria for psychiatric disorders"
Discussant: Christine Mauro, Columbia University
Ian Barnett, University of Pennsylvania: “Multivariate change point detection methods with applications to relapse prediction in schizophrenia using smartphone monitoring”
Discussant: Eva Petkova, NYU
There will be a total of eight 35-minute regular invited talks each with a 15-minute discussion. The Keynote Address is 50 minutes with a 20-minute discussion.
Day 1 (June 7, 2018)
9:30am-10:00am: Registration and coffee
10:10am-11:00am: Danny Almirall (Speaker) & Yuanjia Wang (Discussant)
11:00am-11:50am: Susan Paddock (Speaker) & Steve Raudenbush (Discussant)
11:50am-1:00pm: Lunch Onsite
1:00pm-1:50pm: Haiqun Lin (Speaker) & Robert Gibbons (Discussant)
1:50pm-2:40pm: Ian Barnett (Speaker) & Eva Petkova (Discussant)
2:40pm-3:00pm: Afternoon Coffee/Snack Break
3:00pm-4:10pm: Tyler VanderWeele (Keynote Speaker) & Naihua Duan (Discussant)
4:10pm-4:20pm: General Discussion
4:20pm-6:20pm: Happy Hour and poster session
6:30pm-8:00pm: Dinner at Beatrix (not included in registration fee)
Day 2 (June 8, 2018)
8:30am-9:00am: Continental breakfast onsite
9:00am-9:50am: Hendricks Brown (Speaker) & Larry Hedges (Discussant)
9:50am-10:40am: Sherri Rose (Speaker) & Neil Jordan (Discussant)
10:40am-11:00am: Mid-morning coffee/snack break
11:00am-11:50am: Melanie Wall (Speaker) & Christine Mauro (Discussant)
11:50am-12:40pm: Mengling Liu (Speaker) & Bethany Bray (Discussant)