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Recent Seminars (since 01/01/02)

Copies of PowerPoint slides (in 'handout form', 6 to the page) are available in .pdf and may be read and printed with Adobe Acrobat.

From sand grains to tomatoes: applications of size distributions. University of Perugia, 22/02/02. With abstract and appendix

Statistics in ancient contexts University of the Algarve, 14/03/02.

Statistics in ancient contexts Regional meeting of Finnish Society for Biostatistics and Statisticians in the Pharmaceutical Industry, 17/04/02. (Expanded version of 14/03/02)

Statistics in ancient contexts Annual meeting of Finnish Statistical Society 22/04/02. (Shortened and modified version of 17/04/02)

A distance learning version of the Sheffield MSc Flexible Learning in Statistics, workshop on computer-aided and distance learning. Open University, 09/05/02. (Co-authors Clive Anderson & Caitlin Buck)

Multiplicity: ICH9 Points to Consider. Given at a briefing on 20th February 2003

Teaching & learning at a distance in medical statistcis, Given at Burwalls, University of Bristol, 07/04/03.

Mathematics & Statistics at Sheffield, given at ENSAI, Rennes, 10/04/03.

Teaching Multivariate Statistics: What Are Lectures For?, A one-day LTSN workshop given in Sheffield, 19/05/03.

Dortmund 227, Sheffield 4; The Record of Sheffield-Dortmund Exchanges , Given at Absolventenfeier und Festkolloquium 30 Jahre Statistik, Dortmund 08/03/04 (.pdf version). Click here for the PowerPoint Slides.

Statistical Facial Identification , Given at GfKl 2004 (Annual conference of the German Classification Society), Dortmund 10/03/04 (.pdf version).

Using NMR Images as the Primary Outcome in Clinical Trials, given at the 40th Gregynog Statistical Conference, 18/04/04 (.pdf version).

Statistical Facial Identification, given at a meeting of the Finnish Biostatistics Society, Tampere, 23/04/04 (an expanded version of 18/04/04)(.pdf version).

International Biometrics Conference Papers, given at the joint meeting of the International Biometrics Society and the Australina Statistical Society held had Cairns, July 11-16, 2004, (five topics joint with Lucy Morecroft, Emma O'Connor, Elsa Valdés-Márquez, Clare Foyle and David Cairns).

Poster presented by Emma O'Connor at ISMRM Cancer Workshop, Manchester, 15-18 October, 2004.
Winner of Bill Negendank Prize. (Full title "Improvements on histogram analysis for statistical testing of spatially heterogeneous changes within ROI, applied to Ktrans maps from DCE-MRI assessment of acute treatment with ZD6474", Co-authors Andrew Holmes and John Waterton, AstraZeneca)

Statistical Facial Identification, given at “Biometry and Biometrics – the interaction between Statistics/Mathematics and Bioidentification”, the Autumn Meeting of the British Region of the International Biometric Society, RSS London, 11 November 2004.

Using NMR Images as the Primary Outcome in Clinical Trials, given at a meeting of the Finnish Biostatistics Society, Tampere, 30/03/05 (.pdf version).

Poster presented with Emma O'Connor at the thirteenth scientific meeting of ISMRM, Miami Beach, Florida, USA, 7-13 May 2005.
(Full title "How to analyse dynamic MRI in oncology; advanced histogram analysis gives better statistical power & insight than simple averaging", Co-authors Andrew Holmes and John Waterton, AstraZeneca)

Poster presented with Emma O'Connor at the thirteenth scientific meeting of ISMRM, Miami Beach, Florida, USA, 7-13 May 2005.
(Full title "Principal component analysis of the 3He ADC", Co-author Jim Wild, Unit of Academic Radiology, University of Sheffield)

Teaching Medical Statistics: What Are Lectures For?, A one-day LTSN workshop given in Nottingham, 11/05/05. Full notes available as a zip file here (2.6Mb).

Poster presented with Clare Foyle at Workshop on Statistical Genetics and Proteomics, Estoril, Portugal, 5-9 October 2005.
(Full title "Gene Expression and Annotation"),

Gene Expression and Annotation, given at a joint meeting of the Manchester Biostatistics Group and the Manchester Local Group of the Royal Statstical Society, Manchester 12/10/05 (.pdf version).

Current Applications in Multivariate Analysis, given at ENSAI, Rennes, 18/01/06 & 19/01/06 (.pdf version).

Statistical Testing of Medical Images, given by Emma O'Connor at ENSAI, Rennes, 20/01/06 (.pdf version).

Statistical Facial Identification , University of Edinburgh, 17/02/06 (.pdf version).

Gene Expression & Annotation , University of Kent, 02/03/06 (.pdf version).

Statistical Facial Identification , Unilever, Port Sunlight, 04/10/06 (.pdf version).

Using Medical Images as Primary Outcome Measures, University of Newcastle, 02/02/07 (.pdf version).

Statistical Facial Identification , Cranfield University, 06/03/07 (.pdf version).

Postgraduate Study & Interesting Careers, RSS Careers Day, University of Birmingham, 21/11/07 (.pdf version).

Technical Inference Problems in Non-inferiority Trials, presented by Nor Afzalina Azmee,
9th Islamic Countries Conference on Statistical Science,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14/12/07 (.pdf version).

What Are Lectures For?, 9th Islamic Countries Conference on Statistical Science,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 13/12/07 (.pdf version).

Technical Inference Problems in Non-inferiority Trials, 9th Iranian Statistics Conference,
Isfahan, Iran, 21/08/08 (.pdf version).

Faces & Statistics , RSS Sheffield Local Group 23/10/08 (.pdf version).

Statistical Facial Identification , University of Lisbon, 05-03-09 (.pdf version).

Technical Inference Problems in Non-inferiority Trials, School of Public Health, University of Tampere, 13-05-09 (.pdf version).

Looking at Outliers, MANTA09 Workshop, University of Tampere, 19-05-09 (.pdf version).

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