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CC = Vancouver Convention Centre   F = Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver
* = applied session       ! = JSM meeting theme

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8 * !
Sun, 7/29/2018, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-West 120
Computational Methods and Bayesian Inference for Networks — Invited Papers
Council of Chapters
Organizer(s): Liangliang Wang, Simon Fraser University
Chair(s): Jiguo Cao, Simon Fraser University
2:05 PM Model Calibration of a Protein-Signaling Network
Derek Bingham, Simon Fraser University; David Alexander Campbell, Simon Fraser University; David C. Clarke, Simon Fraser University; Mike Grosskopf, Simon Fraser University; Luyao Lin, Simon Fraser University; Biljana Jonoska Stojkova , University of British Columbia
2:25 PM High-Dimensional MCMC Diagnostics with Application to Spatial Text Clustering of Beer Flavours
David Alexander Campbell, Simon Fraser University; Subhash Lele, University of Alberta; Peter Solymos, Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring
2:45 PM Bayesian Inference for Phylogenetic Trees and Networks
Liangliang Wang, Simon Fraser University; Shijia Wang, Simon Fraser University; Alexandre Bouchard-Côté, University of British Columbia
3:05 PM A Bayesian Nonparametric Model for Community Discovery on the Bitcoin Transaction Network
Creagh Briercliffe, University of British Columbia; Alexandre Bouchard-Côté, University of British Columbia; Paul Gustafson, University of British Columbia
3:25 PM Discussant: Camila P. E. de Souza, BC Cancer Agency Research Centre
3:45 PM Floor Discussion

Mon, 7/30/2018, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM CC-East 7
ISEF Breakfast Meeting — Other Cmte/Business
Council of Chapters
Chair(s): Thomas Short, West Chester University of PA

220 * !
Mon, 7/30/2018, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-East 17
What Does it Mean to Work on Health Policy? — Invited Papers
Health Policy Statistics Section, Council of Chapters, Committee on Career Development
Organizer(s): Layla Parast, RAND
Chair(s): Layla Parast, RAND
2:05 PM Improving Our Understanding of Dynamic Group-Based Interventions for Treating Depression and Substance Use Disorders
Susan M Paddock, RAND Corporation; Bing Han, RAND Corporation; Lane Burgette, RAND Corporation
2:30 PM Assessing the Impact of Health Policy Changes in Primary Care
Miguel Marino, OHSU-PSU School of Public Health, Biostatistics Group
2:55 PM Discussant: Ruth Etzioni, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
3:20 PM Floor Discussion

Tue, 7/31/2018, 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM CC-West 201
Council of Chapters Business Meeting and Breakfast — Other Cmte/Business
Council of Chapters
Chair(s): Alexandra Hanlon, UPENN

322 * !
Tue, 7/31/2018, 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM CC-West 109
Data-Driven Patient Management in the Era of Precision Medicine - from Discovery, Diagnostics, to Therapeutics — Invited Papers
Council of Chapters, Biopharmaceutical Section, Section on Medical Devices and Diagnostics, SSC
Organizer(s): Ruixiao Lu, Genomic Health, Inc.
Chair(s): Li Zhang, UCSF School of Medicine, UCSF
10:35 AM Big Data Analysis Points Toward New Cancer Therapeutic Discovery Approach
Bin Chen, UCSF
11:00 AM Using Genomic Features to Make Smart Clinical Decisions: The Power of Machine Learning with RNA-Seq
Jing Huang, Veracyte Inc; Su yeon Kim , Veracyte Inc; Yangyang Hao, Veracyte Inc; Jing Lu, Veracyte Inc; Joshua Babiarz, Veracyte Inc; Sean Walsh, Veracyte Inc; Giulia Kennedy, Veracyte Inc
11:25 AM Developing Genomic Biomarker to Guide Personalized Patient Management in Oncology: Validity and Utility of Clinical Diagnostic Applications
Michael Crager, Genomic Health; Ruixiao Lu, Genomic Health, Inc.
11:50 AM Biomarker-Defined Subgroup Selection Adaptive Design for Phase III Confirmatory Trial
Rui Tang, Shire; Xiaoye Ma, University of Minnesota; Hui Yang, Amgen Inc.
12:15 PM Floor Discussion