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Weibull mixture regression for marginal inference in zero-heavy continuous outcomes

April 20, 12:30-1:30 2014
Discovery I Room 259
By Mulugeta Gebregziabher, PhD
Department of Public Health Sciences –Biostatistics Division
Medical University of South Carolina

Abstract: Continuous outcomes with preponderance of zero values are ubiquitous in data that arise from biomedical studies, for example studies of addictive disorders. This is known to lead to violation of standard assumptions in parametric inference and enhances the risk of misleading conclusions unless managed properly....| Read More

 


ASPPH Welcomes Class of 2014 ASPPH/CDC Allan Rosenfield Global Health Fellows

Ms. Manza Agovi, graduate of University of South Carolina Arnold School of Public Health, will be based in Namibia while working on a one year assignment at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), within the Center for Global Health (CGH). | Read More

 

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