Kerrie would like to hold a special BRAG meeting to meet David Balding next Tuesday, 2-4pm (24th March).
Everyone in the Brag group is encouraged to attend. Location GP- Y801. Agenda below.
Previously at UCL, David is now a Professor of Statistical Genetics at University of Melbourne.
His research interests cover Bayesian statistics, computational statistics and genetic epidemiology.
He is also rather well known as an expert witness in forensic science and Identification using DNA.
A full bio can be found at https://sites.google.com/site/baldingstatisticalgenetics/
Below is a brief agenda for tomorrow’s special BRAG meeting with David Balding.
2.00 – 2.45 pm: Members of BRAG to give brief introductions to their work/research interests (No slides required)
2.45 – 3.00 pm: Brief introduction by David on research interests
3.00 – 4.00 pm: Extended discussions with BRAG members with projects in statistical genetics. Other members of BRAG who wish to continue discussions with David are also welcome.