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

Activity Details

253 * Mon, 8/2/2010, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-116 (West)
Diagnostic Testing and ROC Analysis — Contributed Papers
Section on Statistics in Epidemiology
Chair(s): Neal Jeffries, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
2:05 PM Optimal Weight in Estimating the Receiver Operating Characteristic Curve Area Using Longitudinal Data Yougui Wu, University of South Florida
2:20 PM Evaluating Screening Tests for Chlamydia trachomatis in the Absence of a Gold Standard Test Alula Hadgu, CDC ; Liangliang Wang, The University of British Columbia ; Nandini Dendukuri, McGill University
2:35 PM Optimal Stratification of a Continuous Variable Using Overall C-Index and ROC Sunita Ghosh, Alberta Health Services
2:50 PM Correcting for Misclassification in Testing Differences in Group Means Using Validation Data Chengxing Lu, Merck Research Laboratories ; Robert H. Lyles, Emory University ; Hung-Mo Lin, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
3:05 PM Meta-Analysis of Diagnostic Test Characteristics in the Absence of a Gold Standard Reference Test Nandini Dendukuri, McGill University ; Ian Schiller, McGill University ; Lawrence Joseph, McGill University ; Madhukar Pai, McGill University
3:20 PM A Way to Improve the Efficiency of Determining the Optimal Cut-Point Qin Liu, University of Massachusetts Medical School
3:35 PM Estimating Incremental Value in Marker Combinations Using a Two-Stage Study Design Aasthaa Bansal, University of Washington ; Margaret Sullivan Pepe, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

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