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

Activity Details

123 * Mon, 8/2/2010, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-122 (West)
Nonparametric and Robust Methods for Statistical Genetics — Topic Contributed Papers
Section on Nonparametric Statistics , Biometrics Section
Organizer(s): Gang Zheng, National Institutes of Health
Chair(s): Colin Wu, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
8:35 AM Robust Summarization of Genomic Data to Perform Functional Variant Analysis Kelci Miclaus, SAS Institute ; Russ Wolfinger, SAS Institute ; Mindy Zhang, Genzyme Corporation
8:55 AM Odds Ratio Bias in Case-Control Studies Using Robust Genetic Models Neal Jeffries, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
9:15 AM Two-Stage Adaptive Design for Case-Control Genetic Association Studies Lihan Yan, FDA
9:35 AM Approximating Probabilities of Correlated Events Qizhai Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences ; Gang Zheng, National Institutes of Health ; Aiyi Liu, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development ; Zhaohai Li, The George Washington University ; Kai Yu, National Cancer Institute
9:55 AM Robust Testing Strategy to Assess the Effect on Disease of Rare Variants in Large Genetic Regions Iuliana Ionita-Laza, Columbia University
10:15 AM Floor Discussion

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