Online Program

Emerging Methods in Applied Public Health Statistics

Tuesday, November 3, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This session will allow students and new researchers the opportunity to showcase developments in applied public health statistics.
Session Objectives: Describe advances in applied public health statistics made primarily by young researchers.

Board 1
Defining a composite adolescent immunization coverage metric   
Sarah Milder, MPH and Thomas Eckstein, MBA
Board 2
Assessing US health expenditure and its increases, 1996-2012   
Joseph Dieleman, PhD, Anthony Bui, BA, Ranju Baral, PhD, Maxwell Birger, BS, Anne Bulchis, MPH, Hannah Hamavid, BA, Cody Horst, BS, Elizabeth Johnson, BA, Jonathan Joseph, BS, Liya Lomsadze, BS and Christopher Murray, MD, DPhil
Board 3
Effectiveness of Various Variable Importance Methods in A Case Study of Highly Correlated Predictors   
Jenhao (Jacob) Cheng, PhD, MS, Weihan Chen and Alice Li, MS
Board 5
Maximum likelihood estimates by Homogenous log-linear models for three-way contingency tables with Missing data with application to neuropathology data   
Haresh Rochani, DrPH, MPH , M.B.B.S., Robert Vogel, Professor, Hani Samawi, PhD and Daniel Linder, PhD
Board 6
Effect of Mammography on Non-Breast Cancer Mortality   
Bilikisu Elewonibi, M.P.H. and Patricia Y. Miranda, MPH, PhD
Board 8
Social Support Promoted through Physical Activity Networks   
Whitney Garney, PhD, MPH, Kenneth McLeroy, PhD and Audrey Young

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Applied Public Health Statistics
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights