2023 Fall Meeting

When:  Oct 13, 2023 from 12:00 to 16:45 (MT)
Associated with  Colorado-Wyoming Chapter

The Colorado/Wyoming Chapter of the American Statistical Association’s 2023 Fall Meeting will be held on the Anschutz Medical Center campus on Friday, October 13, 2023 from 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm.  This will be in-person only and there will be no recording.  As is tradition our chapter meetings are free and open to everyone, not just chapter members.

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12:00 – 12:50       Lunch Provided, Coffee, Mingle

12:50 – 1:00         Welcome / Announcements


1:00 – 1:45           Invited Speaker: Peter DeWitt, University of Colorado School of Medicine

                 “Development of a Pediatric Blood Pressure Percentile Tool for Clinical Decision Support”


1:45 – 2:00           Evangeline Reynolds, West Point Military Academy

              “A New Wave of ggplot2 Extenders


2:00 – 2:15           Joshua French, Associate Professor | Director of Data Science, University of Colorado Denver

               “Prefiltered Component-based Greedy (PreCoG) Scan Method”


2:15 – 2:30           Break (coffee and cookies)


2:30 – 2:45           Jason Bernstein, Philip Myint (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory); Melissa De Jesus (Florida International University)

                 “Memory-efficient and Online Generation of Equation-of-State Tables for Mixtures of Materials”


2:45 – 3:00           Sven Serneels, Technology Director - Data Science, Aspen Technology

                 “Robustness-Inducing Transformations, with Application to Sparse PLS”


3:00 – 3:15           Stephen Parziale, Yale University School of Medicine

                 “Implementing Biostatistical Methods within Sports Analytics using Propensity Score Matching”


3:15 – 3:30           Break (coffee and cookies)

3:30 – 3:45           William Lippitt, University of Colorado, Biostatistics and Informatics

                 “Quantifying disease through variograms: the textures of sarcoidosis”



3:45 – 4:00           Mallory Lai, Macy Ricketts, Naomi L. Ward, and Tim Robinson

                 “Sources of Spurious Correlation in Microbiome Networks”


4:00 – 4:30      Final Questions & Comments

5:00          For those interested in staying, a group will go to T-Street Kitchen for drinks (Reservation under Clint Stevenson)


Anschutz Medical Center campus, Health Science Building
1890 N Revere Ct
Room 2200/2201
Aurora, CO 80045