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Drs. Huang and Zhang attend 2012 International Biometrics Society ENAR

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Drs. Yangxin Huang and Nanhua Zhang, faculty members in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, attended the 2012 International Biometrics Society ENAR (Eastern North American Region) Meeting held on April 1-4 in Washington, DC.  Yangxin organized a topic-contributed session entitled “Joint Modeling and Its Applications” and also presented his research “Bayesian Semiparametric nonlinear mixed-effects joint models for AIDS data with skewness, missing response and measurement errors in covariate”. Nanhua served as a judge for the Poster Award and also presented his research titled “Subsample ignorable likelihood for accelerated failure time model with missing predictors”.