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Current Schedule

The Mathematics/Computer Science Hour is a colloquium series on any and all topics of interest in mathematics and computer science. The speakers include both the faculty and the students in the department, and the talks are open to anyone interested. Please contact Russell Rainville (russellr@maine.edu) if you have a talk you would like to present.

Upcoming Talks:

Adam-BlackLogistic Regression in Clinical Prediction Modeling

Adam Black

Friday, May 9, 2014

11:45 am in Ricker Addition 205


This talk will focus on how a logistic regression model might help doctors better estimate the life expectancy of their patients and identify candidates for hospice care.  It will also describe the process of model validation in which an existing prognostic model created from one set of data is applied to a new sample and its performance evaluated.