PhD Articulation Seminar – Jacinta Holloway

Spatial machine learning methods for analysis of large spatial data . Student: Jacinta Holloway When: Tuesday, 21st August 2018 2:00 PM-3:00 PM Where: GP-Z Block, Level 3, Room 1 Supervisors: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) Dr Erin Peterson Dr Kate Helmstedt Dr Michael Schmidt (external) Panel Members: Chair of the Panel:  Dr Pamela Burrage Member: Dr Michael…

PhD Confirmation of Candidature Seminar – Patricia Gilholm

Methods for personalised predictive modelling of developmental milestones for children with disabilities Student: Patricia Gilholm (Statistical Science & Operational Research) When: Wednesday, 21st February 2018 2:00 PM-3:00 PM Where: GP-Z Block, Level 3, Room 305 Chair of the Panel: Helen Thompson James McGree Kerrie Mengersen Tony Pettitt Dimitrios Vagenas Abstract: This thesis will investigate methods for…

PhD Final Seminar – Aleysha Thomas

Ensemble statistical modelling of risk factors in health Student: Aleysha Thomas When: Tuesday, 31st October 2017 10:00 AM-11:00 AM Where: GP-E Block, Level 4, Room 410 Supervisors: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) Dr Nicole White Dr Leisa-Maree Toms Professor George Mellick Panel Members: Distinguished Professor Kerrie Mengersen (Chair) Dr Nicole White Dr Leisa-Maree Toms Professor George Mellick…

PhD Final Seminar – Marcela Cespedes

Detection of longitudinal brain atrophy patterns consistent with progression towards Alzheimer’s disease Student: Marcela Cespedes When: Friday, 22nd September 2017 9:00 AM-10:00 AM Where: GP-Z Block, Level 2, Room 207 Abstract: Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. Due to the rise in prevalence, financial and social burden in society, research into AD is…

PhD Confirmation of Candidature Seminar – Aswi

Bayesian Spatio-Temporal Modelling of Small Areas: Dengue Fever in Makassar Indonesia Student: ASWI When: Wednesday, 9th August 2017  10:00 AM-11:00 AM Where: GP-M Block, Level 3, Room 312 Supervisors: Prof Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) A/Prof Wenbiao Hu Dr Gentry White Dr Susanna Cramb Panel Members: Kerrie Mengersen (Chair) A/Prof Wenbiao Hu Dr Gentry White Dr Susanna Cramb Prof…

PhD Final Seminar – Cathy Hargrave

The development of a clinical decision-making framework for image guided radiation therapy Student: Cathy Hargrave When: Wednesday, 26th April 2017 2:00 PM-4:00 PM Where: GP-S Block, Level 3, Room 301 Supervisors: Kerrie Mengersen (Principal) Fiona Harden Michael Poulsen Panel Members: Kerrie Mengersen (Chair) Fiona Harden Michael Poulsen Tomasz Bednarz Nicole White Abstract: Radiation therapy is fundamental to…