This is the program for the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Activity Details

341 * Tue, 8/3/2010, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-119 (West)
Statistical Programming Methodology — Contributed Papers
Section for Statistical Programmers and Analysts
Chair(s): Heather Murphy, Eli Lilly and Company
10:35 AM A Comparison of Statistical Methods to Estimate Descriptive Statistics for Left-Censored Data Maya Sternberg, CDC
10:50 AM Analysis of Disagree-Agree Responses Using Generalized Graded Unfolding Model Weiwei Cui, National Institute of Statistical Sciences
11:05 AM Permutation Test for Comparing Zero-Inflated Continuous Distributions — Jixiang Wu, South Dakota State University ; Lei Zhang, Mississippi State Department of Health ; William Johnson, Pennington Biomedical Research Center
11:20 AM Modeling U.S. Cause-Specific Mortality Rates Using an Age-Segmented Lee-Carter model Jiraphan Suntornchost, National Center for Health Statistics ; Rong Wei, National Center for Health Statistics ; Eric V. Slud, University of Maryland
11:35 AM A Bayesian Method for Estimating Disease Prevalence in the Presence of a Hidden Subpopulation Chaoxiong Xia, The University of British Columbia ; Paul Gustafson, The University of British Columbia
11:50 AM Multistage-mutiphase BIB Designs Dr. Md. Shamsuddin, King Abdulaziz University ; Mian Arif Shams Adnan, Jahangirnagar University
12:05 PM Floor Discussion

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