Date      Topic/Reading
5 Sep   Course introduction (and see resources)
10 Sep   Tables → graphs: Carr & Nusser (1995), Gelman et al. (2002)
12 Sep   Open access publishing: Van Noorden (2013), Piwowar et al (2018)
17,19 Sep   Snow on Cholera pdf logo map 1 map 2
24,26 Sep   Lipids and heart disease: Lipid Research Clinics Program (1984), part 2
1 Oct   No class meeting
3 Oct   Skin cancer: Wang et al. (2019) [homework 1 due]
8,10 Oct   Hormone replacement therapy
15,17 Oct   Mammography
22,24 Oct   Causal inference: Pearl (2009), Rosenbaum and Rubin (1983)
29,31 Oct   OHDSI
5,7 Nov   Boosting and bagging
12,14 Nov   Generalized cross validation
19,21 Nov   Deep learning
26 Nov   tSNE
28 Nov   No class meeting
3 Dec   Statistical modeling: the two cultures
5 Dec   What is data science?
10 Dec   Tidy data