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Joint Symposia presented by the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland OAICs (Pepper Centers)
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Symposium on Pilot Study Development : September 2012
The Older Americans Independence Centers (OAICs) of Johns Hopkins Univeristy and University of Maryland, Baltimore jointly presented the Symposium on Pilot Study Development on Monday, September 24, 2012 from 12:45 - 4:00pm in the Learning and Development Lecture Hall (2024 E. Monument Street, Room 2-1002) on the Johns Hopkins Medical Campus in East Baltimore.  The symposium focused on pilot study design and implementation.  The meeting flyer, agenda and slide presentations are available for download below (in PDF format):

Third Joint Symposium: September 2011
The Third Joint Johns Hopkins and University of Maryland Pepper Centers Biostatistics Symposium was held on Friday, September 9, 2011 from 8:30am - 12:00pm.  This event took place on the University of Maryland, Baltimore campus in the SMC Campus Center, Ballroom 210 B (621 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, MD 21201).  The symposium focused on Time to Event (Survival) Analysis with featured talks by Drs. Laurence Magder, Ph.D. (UMB), Daniel Scharfstein, Sc.D. (JHU), and Mei-Cheng Wang, Ph.D. (JHU). The meeting flyer, agenda and slide presentations are available for download below in PDF format:

Second Joint Symposium: December 2010
The Second Joint Johns Hopkins and University of Maryland Pepper Centers Biostatistics Symposium was held on Monday, December 6, 2010 from 2:00 - 5:00pm.  This event occurred in the Mountcastle Auditorium (725 N. Wolfe Street) on the Johns Hopkins Medical Campus. This symposium focused on longitudinal data analysis, with sessions on: 1) an introductory review of cross-sectional, time series, and longitudinal approaches; 2) presentation on longitudinal analysis (why is it important, what are key considerations); and 3) examples and discussion of different types of longitudinal analyses such as GEE, random effects, transition models, and survival analysis.  The meeting flyer, agenda and slide presentations are available for download below in PDF format:

First Joint Symposium: May 2010
The First Joint Johns Hopkins and University of Maryland Pepper Centers Symposium on Clinical and Comparative Effectiveness Research was held on Monday May 24, 2010 from 8:30am - 12:00pm.  This event occurred at the Allied Health Building (100 Penn Street, Baltimore, MD 21201;
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