Winter 2014

Friday, April 25:  JPSM Distinguished Lecture Series: Accounting for Measurement Error in Physical Activity Data, with Sarah Nusser, Professor, Department of Statistics and Vice President of Research, Iowa State University

Friday, April 25 from 3:00-4:30 in room 368 Institute for Social Research (ISR) South Basement

Monday, April 21: JPSM/MPSM Survey Methodology Seminar Series: Analyzing Text Fields in Survey Records, with Dr. Wendy Martinez, Office of Survey Methods Research, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Monday April 21 from 12:10-1:00pm in room 368 Institute for Social Research (ISR) South Basement

Monday, April 7: JPSM/MPSM Survey Methodology Seminar Series: Two-Phase Stratified Case-Control Sampling and Cancer Absolute Risk Prediction Models, with Jinbo Chen, Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

Monday, April 7 from 12:10-1:00pm in room 368 Institute for Social Research (ISR) South Basement

Monday, March 31: JPSM/MPSM Survey Methodology Seminar Series: "HIV Open Data Project: An Evaluation of the Data Infrastructure to support the National HIV AIDS Strategy" with Felicia LeClere, Senior Fellow, NORC Public Health.

Monday, March 31 from 12:10-1:00pm in room 368 Institute for Social Research (ISR) South Basement

Monday, March 24:  JPSM/MPSM Survey Methodology Seminar Series:  "Use of Multiple Imputation to Correct for Bias in Lung Cancer Incidence Trends by Histologic Subtype" with alumni Mandi Yu, PhD, Mathematical Statistician, Data Analysis and Interpretation Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute.

Monday, March 24 from 12:10-1:00pm via video stream from University of Maryland to room 368 Institute for Social Research (ISR), South Basement

Frederick Conrad, director of the University of Michigan Program in Survey Methodology, was a speaker at a recent Harvard University conference.  Measuring from a Distance: The Emerging Science of Internet-Based Survey Research, brought top researchers in the field together to share insights and experimental evidence on the web surveys.  For additional information see ISR News Releases.