The 75th Annual Deming Conference on Applied Statistics will be held on December 2-6, 2019, Atlantic City, NJ.
Below is the 2019 (75th) program.

DAY

01 - Monday December 02, 2019

  • 06:30 - 08:00

    REGISTRATION

  • 07:00 - 08:00

    BREAKFAST

    Full Hot Breakfast (Covered by registration fee)

  • 08:00 - 09:00
    SESSION KEYNOTE

    Clinical Trials in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Opportunities
    Professor Susan S. Ellenberg, UPenn
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION A

    Best Practices for Data Monitoring Committees and the Statistical Centers that Report to Them
    Professor Susan Ellenberg, University of Pennsylvania
    Moderator Alfred H. Balch

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION B

    Topics on Oncology
    Professor Ying Lu, Stanford University
    Moderator: Naitee Ting

  • 12:00 - 13:30

    LUNCH BREAK

    Lunch Break (at your own)

  • 13:30 - 17:00
    SESSION C

    Bootstrap Methods
    Professor Wei-Yin Loh, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    Moderator: Ivan S F Chan

  • 13:30 - 16:30
    SESSION D

    Discrete Multiple Testing In Detecting Differential Methylation Using Sequencing Data 
    Professor Nan Lin, Washington University in St. Louis
    Moderator: Xiaoming Li

  • 19:00 - 23:00

    Speaker’s and Awards Dinner

    Speaker’s and Awards Dinner (Optional Added Fee Event)

DAY

02 - Tuesday December 03, 2019

  • 06:30 - 08:00

    REGISTRATION

  • 07:00 - 07:50

    BREAKFAST

    Full Hot Breakfast (Covered by registration fee)

  • 08:00 - 09:00
    SESSION KEYNOTE

    Practical and Challenging Statistical Issues in Regulatory Science
    Professor Shein-Chung Chow, Duke University
    Moderator: Naitee Ting

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION E

    Introduction to Instrumental Variables
    Nandita Mitra, PhD, UPenn and Jason Roy, PhD, Rutgers University
    Moderator: Kalyan Ghosh

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION F

    Modern Dose Finding Designs – Advances and hot topics
    Frank Fleischer, PhD, Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co. KG
    Moderator: Naitee Ting

  • 12:15 - 13:45

    LUNCH BREAK

    Lunch Break (at your own)

  • 13:45 - 16:30
    SESSION G

    Artificial Intelligence for Medicine & Health
    Professor Mark Chang, Boston University
    Moderator: Wenjin Wang

  • 13:45 - 16:30
    SESSION H

    Clinical Trial Data Analysis Using R & SAS
    Professor Din Chen, UNC & Pinggao Zhang, PhD, Takeda
    Moderator: Walter Young

DAY

03 - Wednesday December 04, 2019

  • 06:30 - 08:00

    REGISTRATION

  • 07:00 - 08:00

    BREAKFAST

    Full Hot Breakfast (Covered by registration fee)

  • 08:00 - 09:00
    SPECIAL SESSION

    Non-Statistical Reflections on 50 Years Chairing the Deming Conference, Walter R. Young
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION I

    Targeted Maximum Likelihood Estimation (TMLE) for Machine Learning: A Gentle Introduction
    Professor Mark J. van der Laan, University of California at Berkeley
    Moderator: Bill Wang

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION J

    Statistical Topics in Outcomes Research: Patient-Reported Outcomes, Meta-Analysis, and Health Economics
    Joseph Cappelleri, PhD, Pfizer and Professor Thomas Mathew, UMBC
    Moderator Ivan S. F. Chan

  • 12:15 - 13:15

    LUNCH BREAK

    Lunch Break (at your own)

  • 13:15 - 16:45
    SESSION K

    Prediction In Event-Based Trials
    Professor Daniel Heitjan, SMU
    Moderator: Kalyan Ghosh

  • 13:15 - 16:45
    SESSION L

    A method to evaluate the validity of a literature claim
    Stanley Young, PhD, CGSTAT
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

DAY

04 - Thursday December 05, 2019

  • 06:30 - 08:00

    SHORT COURSE REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST

    Short Course Registration and Breakfast

  • 08:00 - 17:50
    SHORT COURSE 1

    Medical Product Safety Evaluation: Biological Models & Statistical Methods
    Instructors: Dr. Jie Chen, Merck Research Laboratories
    Moderator: Naitee Ting

  • 08:00 - 17:50
    SHORT COURSE 2

    Targeted Learning in Data Science: Causal Inference for Complex Longitudinal Studies
    Professor Mark J. van der Laan, University of California at Berkeley
    Moderator: Bill Wang

  • 08:00 - 17:50
    SHORT COURSE 3

    Combining Information From Different Studies with Meta-Analysis and Network Meta-Analysis
    Professor Chris Schmid, Brown University
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

    BREAK TIMINGS:
    9:30-9:50 Break
    11:20-12:40 Lunch on Your Own
    2:10-2:30 Break
    4:00-4:20 Break

DAY

05 - Friday December 06, 2019

  • 06:30 - 08:00

    SHORT COURSE REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST

    Short Course Registration and Breakfast

  • 08:00 - 17:50
    SHORT COURSE 1

    Medical Product Safety Evaluation: Biological Models & Statistical Methods
    Instructors: Dr. Jie Chen, Merck Research Laboratories
    Moderator: Naitee Ting

  • 08:00 - 17:50
    SHORT COURSE 2

    Targeted Learning: Causal Inference for Observational and Experimental Data
    Professor Mark J. van der Laan University of California at Berkeley
    Moderator: Bill Wang

  • 08:00 - 17:50
    SHORT COURSE 3

    Combining Information From Different Studies with Meta-Analysis and Network Meta-Analysis
    Professor Chris Schmid, Brown University
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

    BREAK TIMINGS:
    9:30-9:50 Break
    11:20-12:40 Lunch on Your Own
    2:10-2:30 Break
    4:00-4:20 Break

*All tutorial and short course titles, presenters and moderators from 1989 onward are on www.demingconference.com

Session is based on a recently published text that is available either for a discounted price or is included in the price of the two short courses
Sessions will have their breaks extended by 15 minutes for Poster Presentations

Full hot breakfasts are included on each of the five days