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02 - Decision-making in Clinical Conditions: Is This Knowledge Useful for Neuroeconomics?

From  Marshall Perryman on May 18th, 2018 14 plays

Ezra's Round Table/Systems Seminar - Douglas Dockery: Measuring the Health Benefits of Fine Particle Air Pollution Controls

Professor Dockery has studied the health effects of air pollution exposures in populations for over 35 years. Long-term follow-up studies have shown particulate air pollution is associated with…

From  E. Cornelius on May 16th, 2018 35 plays

ORIE Colloquium, 2014-10-07 - Bruce Turnbull: Interim Monitoring of Clinical Trials: Decision Theory, Dynamic Programming and Optimal Stopping

There are currently over 33,000 clinical trials being conducted worldwide according to the registry clinicaltrial.gov. These are very expensive, often costing tens or even hundreds of millions of…

From  E. Cornelius on May 4th, 2018 3 plays

09 - Macro and micro change: Predicting mortality risk from 10-year personality trajectories and 1-week emotional reactivity coefficients

Daniel K. Mroczek, Northwestern University October 3, 2013 The conference aimed to close the gap between two burgeoning fields of research at the intersection of aging, emotion, and health. On the…

From  Marshall Perryman on January 22nd, 2017 11 plays