The 77th Annual Deming Conference on Applied Statistics will be held on December 6-10, 2021.
Below is the 2021 (77th) program.

DAY

01 - Monday December 06, 2021

  • 06:30 - 08:00

    REGISTRATION

  • 07:00 - 07:50

    BREAKFAST

    Full Hot Breakfast (Covered by registration fee)

  • 08:00 - 09:00
    SESSION KEYNOTE

    What is Translational Biostatistics and How to Implement It? 
    Prof. L. J. Wei, Harvard University
    Moderator: Pinggao Zhang

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION A

    Semiparametric Regression Analysis of Interval-Censored Data
    Danyu Lin, UNC-Chapel Hill
    Moderator: Wenjin Wang

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION B

    Precision Gains in Randomized Studies Using Covariate Adjustment With Ordinal and Time-To-Event Endpoints
    Ivan Diaz, Cornell University
    Moderator: Kalyan Ghosh

  • 12:00 - 13:30

    BREAK

    Lunch (at your own)

  • 13:30 - 16:45
    SESSION C

    Group Sequential Design (GSDESIGN) and Non-Proportional Hazard
    Keaven Anderson, Yilong Zhang and Xiao Nan, Merck & Co. Inc
    Moderator: Bill Wang

  • 13:30 - 16:45
    SESSION D

    Marginal Models in Analysis of Correlated Binary Data with TimeDependent Covariates in Biomedical Clinical Trials
    Jeffrey R. Wilson, Arizona State University and Din Chen, UNC-Chapel Hill
    Moderator: Walter R. Young

DAY

02 - Tuesday December 07, 2021

  • 08:00 - 09:00
    SESSION KEYNOTE

    Current Trends in Multiple Imputation
    Prof. Stef van Buuren, University of Utrecht, Holland
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION E

    Principles for Covariate Adjustment in Analyzing Randomized Clinical Trials
    Shao Jun, University of Wisconsin – Madison
    Moderator: Naitee Ting

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION F

    C’mon in … The DOOR is Open: Pragmatic Benefit:Risk Evaluation Using Outcomes to Analyze Patients Rather than Patients to Analyze Outcomes
    Scott Evans and Toshimitsu Hamasaki, George Washington University
    Moderator: Bill Wang

  • 12:15 - 13:30

    BREAK

    Break (at your own)

  • 13:30 - 16:45
    SESSION G

    Beyond Bonferroni Correction – Innovation, Intuition and Common Sense
    Qian Helen Li, BMS
    MODERATOR:Naitee Ting

  • 13:30 - 16:45
    SESSION H

    Extracting Real-World Evidence from Real-World Data
    SPEAKERS: Rebecca Hubbard, University of Pennsylvania and Xu Shi, University of Michigan
    MODERATOR:Kalyan Ghosh

DAY

03 - Wednesday December 08, 2021

  • 08:00 - 09:00
    SESSION KEYNOTE

    Two Key Ideas in Missing Data – Missing at Random and Response Propensity
    Prof. Rod Little, University of Michigan
    Moderator: Alfred H. Balch

  • 09:00 - 10:00
    SESSION I

    The Treatment of Missing Data in Clinical Trials
    Rod Little, University of Michigan
    MODERATOR: Alfred H. Balch

  • 09:00 - 12:00
    SESSION J

    Robust Methods for Assessment of Average and Scaled Average Bioequivalence
    Divan Burger, University of Pretoria, South Africa
    MODERATOR:Din Chen

  • 12:15 - 13:30

    BREAK

    Lunch (at your own)

  • 13:30 - 17:00
    SESSION K

    Using SAS PROC BGLIMM and MCMC for Bayesian Analysis of Mixed Models
    Walter Stroup, University of Nebraska
    MODERATOR:Alfred H. Balch

  • 13:30 - 17:00
    SESSION L

    Statistical Analyses Targeting Estimands
    Frank Bretz and Dong Xi, Novartis
    MODERATOR: Ivan S F Chan

DAY

04 - Thursday December 09, 2021

  • 08:00 - 17:00
    SHORT COURSE 1

    Estimands, Missing Data Handling and Bayesian Methods for Clinical Trials
    Instructors: Frank Liu, Merck & Co. Inc and Fang Chen, SAS®
    Moderator: Ivan S. F. Chan

  • 08:00 - 17:00
    SHORT COURSE 2

    Multiple Imputation in Practice
    Stef van Buuren and Gerko Vink, University of Utrecht, Holland
    MODERATOR: Alfred H. Balch

DAY

05 - Friday December 10, 2021

  • 08:00 - 13:10

    SHORT COURSE 1 ( continued )

  • 08:00 - 13:10

    SHORT COURSE 2 ( continued )

All tutorial and short course titles, presenters and moderators from 1970 onward are on www.demingconference.org

Session is based on a recently published text that is available for a discounted price. All times in the schedule refer to US EST Time *Conference information with links to participate will be sent to registrants on Nov 2021