Seminar videos

Many department seminars and talks are recorded and can be viewed here.

Guest Lectures

The Health Gap: The Challenge of an Unequal World
Sir Michael Marmot, director, International Institute for Society and Health
Nov. 5, 2015

Epi Tools Series

Using Machine Learning for Heterogeneous Treatment Effect Estimation
Susan Athey, PhD, Professor of Economics
Stanford University Graduate School of Business
Nov. 5, 2018

Decomposition techniques to understand the determinants of health inequalities
Tarik Benmarhnia, PhD. Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Public Health
University of California San Diego and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Oct. 19, 2018

Polygenic Scores and Mendelian Randomization: Promises and Pitfalls
Amal Harrati, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
May 14, 2018

Item Response Theory: An introduction and applications for improving measurement
Alden Gross, PhD
Assistant Professor, John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
April 17, 2018

Introduction to Disease Mapping and Shared Component Models for Modeling Spatial Variations in Cancer Disparities
Jarvis Chen, ScD
Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
March 14, 2018

Quantitative Bias Analysis
Hailey Banack, PhD
State University of New York at Buffalo
Feb. 7, 2018

Mastering Metrics: The Path from Cause to Effect
Joshua Angrist, PhD
Ford Professor, Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Nov. 15, 2017

Bayesian Methods in Epidemiology
Patrick T. Bradshaw, PhD
Assistant Professor, Martin Sisters Endowed Chair of Medical Research and Public Health
UC Berkeley School of Public Health
Nov. 6, 2017

Instrumental variable for causal inference and missing data
Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, PhD
Professor, T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Harvard University
May 12, 2017

Impact Evaluation in Social Epidemiology and Public Health
Sam Harper
Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health
McGill University
April 13, 2017
Presentation

Evaluating Different Effects of Vaccines with Randomized and Observational Studies
M. Elizabeth Halloran, MD, MPH, DSc
Professor of Biostatistics
University of Washington
April 7, 2017

An Introduction to Age-Period-Cohort Analysis: Theory and Application
Katherine Keyes, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
Feb. 23, 2017

Causal Impact: From Patients to Policies
Daniel Westreich
University of North Carolina
Associate Professor of Epidemiology
Sept 29, 2016

Estimating the Comparative Effectiveness of Longitudinal Treatment Regimes: An Application of Targeted Maximum Likelihood Estimation in Critical Care
Noemi Kreif
July 28, 2016

Tools Workshop
Jan P. Vanderbrouke
Leiden University Medical School, Netherlands
Aarhus Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Denmark
May 26, 2016

Agent Based Modeling in Epidemiology: An Overview and Application
Magdelena Cerda, DrPH, MPH
UC Davis
May 23, 2016

Comparative Effectiveness Research
Miguel Hernan
Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health
April 14, 2016

Applications of Targeted Maximum LIkelihood Estimation
Laura Balzar, PhD, Harvard University
Feb. 8, 2016

The Transportability of Empirical Studies: Theory and Methods
Judea Pearl, PhD, Professor of Computer Science, UCLA
Nov. 16, 2015

Causal Inference Tools
Maria Glymour, ScD, MS, Associate Professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Feb. 10, 2014 to March 31, 2014