Supervisor: Wei Xu, Senior Biostatistician, Department of Biostatistics, Princess Margaret Hospital and Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Toronto Research Plan: The objective of this study is to evaluate molecular prognostic markers in head and neck cancer (HNC) outcomes (15), as clinical prognostic factors are imprecise, and improving our ability to [...]
Supervisors: Wenqing He, Statistical and Actuarial Sciences, University of Western Ontario Collaborators: Aaron Fenster (Canada Research Chair, Chair, Division of Imaging Sciences, Department of Medical Imaging, Program Leader OICR Imaging Program Platform), Joseph Chin (Professor and Head, Division of Surgical Oncology, Department of Oncology, member OICR Imaging Program Platform), Glenn Bauman (Professor and Chair, Department [...]
Supervisors: Melania Pintile MSc, Statistician, Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital Collaborators: Frances Shepherd (Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto and Chair, Lung Cancer Site Committee of NCIC-CTG Lung), Ming Tsao (Director of the Lung Cancer Translational Research Laboratory, Princess Margaret Hospital) Research Plan: A major goal in translational cancer research is to identify biomarkers which [...]
2011 Joint Models for longitudinal data and time to event data with application to quality of life analysis in NCIC CTG myeloma trials
Supervisors: Bingshu Chen and Keyue Ding, Senior Biostatisticians, NCIC Clinical Trials Group Research Plan: Quality of Life (QoL) outcomes represent a very important response in cancer clinical trials, which can play a large role in both efficacy and safety analysis of new therapeutic agents (1). Missing data in quality of life assessments may not be [...]
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