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237 Mon, 7/29/2019, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-501
SPEED:Statistical Methods for GWAs, Genetics, Genomics, and Other Omics Studies, Part 1 — Contributed Speed
Section on Statistics in Genomics and Genetics, International Chinese Statistical Association, Section on Bayesian Statistical Science, Biometrics Section
Chair(s): Stanley Pounds, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Poster Presentations for this session.
2:05 PM Multivariate Association Analysis with Correlated Traits in Families

Souvik Seal, Division of Biostatistics, University of Minnesota
2:10 PM Trans-Ethnic Meta-Analysis of Metabolic Syndrome in a Multi-Ethnic Study

Emileigh L. Willems, University of Colorado Denver; Jia Y. Wan, University of California Irvine; Trina M. Norden-Krichmar, University of California Irvine; Karen L. Edwards, University of California Irvine; Stephanie A. Santorico, University of Colorado Denver
2:15 PM Rare Variant Association Tests for Multiple Ancestries Using Common Controls

Megan Sorenson, University of Colorado Denver; Audrey E Hendricks, University of Colorado Denver
2:20 PM GWEB: An Empirical-Bayes-Based Approach for Heritability Estimation, Statistical Fine-Mapping and Genetic Risk Prediction Using GWAS Summary Statistics
Wei Jiang, Yale University; Hongyu Zhao, Yale
2:25 PM Sparse Estimation of Genetic Relatedness to Control for Population Structure and Sample Relatedness in Genome-Wide Association Studies
Rounak Dey, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health; Yaowu Liu, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health; Zilin Li, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health; Junwei Lu, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health; Zheng Tracy Ke, Harvard University; Xihong Lin, Harvard
2:25 PM Sparse Mediation Analysis Using Mixture Models
Yanyi Song, University of Michigan; Xiang Zhou, University of Michigan; Min Zhang, University of Michigan; Wei Zhao, University of Michigan; Yongmei Liu, Wake Forest School of Medicine; Sharon Kardia, University of Michigan; Ana Diez Roux, Drexel University; Belinda Needham, University of Michigan; Jennifer Smith, University of Michigan; Bhramar Mukherjee, University of Michigan
2:30 PM Fine Mapping Causal Variants with Functional Annotations
Sheila Gaynor, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Xihong Lin, Harvard
2:35 PM Leveraging EQTLs to Identify Tissue-Specific Genetic Subtype of Complex Trait
Arunabha Majumdar, University of California, Los Angeles; Claudia Giambartolomei, University of California, Los Angeles; Na Cai, European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI); Malika Kumar Freund, University of California, Los Angeles; Bogdan Pasaniuc, University of California, Los Angeles
2:40 PM Trait Evolution on Two Gene Trees

James Degnan, University of New Mexico; Huan Jiang, Dialysis INC
2:45 PM Intergrated Quantile Rank Test (IQRAT) for Heterogeneous Joint Effect of Rare and Common Variants in Sequencing Studies
Tianying Wang, Columbia University, Biostatistics Department; Iuliana Ionita-Laza , Columbia University, Biostatistics Department; Ying Wei, Columbia University, Biostatistics Department
2:50 PM An Integrative Analysis of DNA Copy Number and SNP Markers to Localize Causal Gene Region
Qi You Yu, National Taiwan University; Chuhsing Kate Hsiao, Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan; Tzu-Pin Lu, Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taiwan; Jung-Ying Tzeng, North Carolina State University; Tzu-Hung Hsiao, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan; Ching-Heng Lin, Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
3:00 PM Bayesian Generalized Fused Hierarchical Structured Variable Selection Prior for Pathway-Based GWAS Using Summary Statistics

Yi Yang, University of Minnesota; Saonli Basu, University of Minnesota, Biostatistics SPH; Lin Zhang, Division of Biostatistics, University of Minnesota
3:05 PM A Flexible Bayesian Framework to Study Viral Trait Evolution
Paul Bastide, Rega Institute, KU Leuven; Guy Baele, Rega Institute / KU Leuven; Marc Suchard, UCLA; Philippe Lemey, Rega Institute, KU Leuven
3:10 PM Fully Bayesian Imputation Model for MNAR Data in QPCR

Valeriia Sherina; Matthew N McCall, University of Rochester Medical Center; Tanzy M.T. Love, University of Rochester Medical Center
3:15 PM Predicting Patient Sensitivity Using Gene-Treatment Interactions with Bayesian Shrinkage Models

Arinjita Bhattacharyya, University of Louisville; Subhadip Pal, University of Louisville; Riten Mitra, University of Louisville; Shesh N Rai, University of Louisville
3:20 PM Prediction with Microbiome Sequencing Data via Multi-Kernel Learning

Bing Li, Brown University; Huilin Li, NYU School of Medicine; Shuang Wang, Columbia University
3:25 PM A Hierarchical Pitman-Yor Model for the Evolution of Phenotype Distribution on a Phylogenetic Tree

Hanxi Sun, Purdue Statistics; Heejung Shim, University of Melbourne, Australia; Vinayak Rao, Purdue University
3:30 PM A New Sparse Network Model for High-Throughput Count Data

Caesar (Zexuan) Li, University of California, Los Angeles; Gang Li, UCLA; Eric Kawaguchi, UCLA Department of Biostatistics
3:35 PM A Bayesian Zero-Inflated Negative Binomial Regression Model for the Integrative Analysis of Microbiome Data

Shuang Jiang, Southern Methodist University
3:45 PM A Feature Allocation Model for Cytometry by Time-Of-Flight Data
Arthur Lui, University of California - Santa Cruz; Juhee Lee, University of California, Santa Cruz; Peter Thall, U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; Katy Rezvani, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center