San Francisco Bay Area Chapter

of  the

American Statistical Association


This is the home page of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA). Its purpose is to act as a clearinghouse of information of interest to statisticians   the Bay Area. In it you will find announcements of local meetings and seminars, Bay Area job listings, and information on local jobseekers and consultants. 


San Francisco Bay Area Statistical Association



Symposium on Dose Selection for Cancer Treatment Drugs


Event Organizers:


Stanford Cancer Institute (SCI), Stanford Center for Innovative Study Design (CISD), UCSF - Stanford Center of Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI), University of Chicago Comprehensive Cancer Center


Program, Date and Location (searchable Stanford map:


May 11, 2017. Short course on “Phase I/II Clinical Trial Design and Dose Finding”


8:30am-4:00pm, Alway Building M106, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA, United States Instructors: Naitee Ting, Ph.D., and Qiqi Deng, Ph.D., Beohringer-Ingelheim, Inc., Editor of the book published by Springer, 2006.


May 12, 2017. Symposium Program on Dose Selection for Cancer Treatments


8:20am-12:00pm, Munzer Auditorium, Beckmann Center, 279 Campus Drive West, Ground Floor, Stanford, CA 94305

1:00pm-6:00pm, LK 130, Li Ka Shing Center for Learning and Knowledge (LKSC), 291 Campus Drive, 1st Floor, Stanford, CA 94305


Keynote Speakers:


       Dr. Rajeshwari Sridhara, Ph.D., Director of Division of Biometrics V, CDER, US FDA


       Dr. Shivaani Kummar, MD, FACP, Professor and Director, Phase I Clinical Research Program, Division of Oncology, Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University


       Dr. Peter Mueller, Ph.D., Professor, Division of Statistics and Scientific Computation, Department of Mathematics, University of Texas, Austin


Organization Committee: Ying Lu, Ph.D. (Co-Chair, Stanford University); Yuan Ji, Ph.D. (Co-Chair, University of Chicago); Philip Lavori, Ph.D. (Stanford University), Tze L. Lai Ph.D. (Stanford University), Shivaani Kummar, MD (Stanford University)


Registration and more detailed information about this Symposium:


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