Invited Talks and Peer-Reviewed Presentations

2013

Invited speaker, ENAR 2013 Spring Meeting, Orlando, FL, March 10-13, 2013.

Invited talk, Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada. March 28, 2013.

2012

Invited speaker, Workshop: Recent Advances in Statistical Inference for Mathematical Biology, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, The Ohio State University. February 20-24, 2012.

Invited speaker, ENAR 2012 Spring Meeting, Washington, DC, April 1-4, 2012.

Invited speaker, Interdisciplinary Workshop between Mathematics and Biology, Center for Optimization and Its Applications, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, May 7-8, 2012.

Invited seminar speaker, College of Mathematical and Information Science, Shaanxi Normal University, Xi'an, China, May 10, 2012. 

Invited seminar speaker, Department of Applied Mathematics, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, May 11, 2012. 

Invited seminar speaker, BGI, Shenzhen, China, May 16, 2012.

Invited seminar speaker, Shanghai Medical College, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, May 18, 2012.

Peer-reviewed talk, The 6th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering (iCBBE2012), Shanghai, China, May 17-20, 2012.

Invited seminar speaker, Institut Pasteur of Shanghai, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China, May 21, 2012.

Invited seminar speaker, Mathematics and Science College, Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China, May 21, 2012.

Invited seminar speaker, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, May 25, 2012.

Co-Chair of the organization committee and lecturer, 2012 Summer School on Computational Immunology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, June 10-14, 2012.

Co-Chair of the organization committee and invited speaker, 2012 Symposium on Modeling Immune Responses from Complex Data, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, June 14-15, 2012.

Invited talk, 8th International Purdue Symposium on Statistics, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, June 20-24, 2012.

Invited talk, the 21st Applied Statistics Symposium, Boston, MA, June 23-26, 2012.

2011

Invited speaker, Dynamics of Networks Workshop, SAMSI, RTP, North Carolina, January 12, 2011.

Invited colloquium speaker, Department of Biostatistics, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, January 12, 2011.

Invited speaker, Undergraduate Workshop on Analysis of Object Data at the Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI), RTP, North Carolina, February 25, 2011.

Invited speaker, 2011 SIAM Great Lakes Conference on Modeling and Numerical PDEs in Mathematical Biology and Applications, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, April 16, 2011.

Oral presentation, 5th Annual CEIRS Network Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, April 18-20, 2011.

Invited speaker, Applied Inverse Problems Conference, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, May 23-27, 2011.

Invited speaker, AOOD Transition Workshop, SAMSI, RTP, North Carolina, June 9-11, 2011.

Invited Speaker, IMS-China International Conference on Statistics and Probability 2011, Xi’an, China, July 8-11, 2011.

Invited Seminar, Department of Applied Mathematics, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China, July 9-10, 2011. 

Invited Seminar, Institute of Computational Mathematics and Scientific/Engineering Computing, Academy of Mathematics and System Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, July 17, 2011.

Invited talk, Office of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), August 8, 2011.

Invited talk, Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, October 3, 2011.

Invited panel speaker on Non-Human Model Systems for Testing the Effectiveness of Medical Countermeasures, Biosecurity Meeting, Center for Science, Technology, and Security Policy, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Washington DC, October 19, 2011.

Invited seminar speaker, School of mathematical Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY, October 21, 2011.

2010

Invited speaker, the 2010 WNAR/IMS Spring Meeting, Seattle, WA, June 20-23, 2010.

Invited speaker, The First Joint Biostatistics Symposium, Beijing, China, July 17-18, 2010.

Invited speaker, the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings, Vancouver, Canada, August 1-5, 2010.

Invited colloquium speaker, The Center for Nonlinear Studies (CNLS), Los Alamos National Laboratory, October 25, 2010.

Invited speaker, Interface Functional & Longitudinal Data Analysis Workshop, the Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI), RTP, North Carolina, November 8-10.2010.

Invited speaker, Molecular Basis of Disease Distinguished Lecture Series, Georgia State University, December 2, 2010.

Invited colloquium speaker, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Georgia State University, December 2, 2010

Invited seminar speaker, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, February 19, 2010.

Keynote Speaker, Modeling Dynamic Systems Workshop, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, March 13, 2010.

Invited speaker, ENAR 2010 Spring Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, March 21-24, 2010.

Invited speaker, Lectureship Series, Center for Statistical Sciences, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA, April 19, 2010.

2009

Invited speaker, the 50th Anniversary Celebration of FSU’s Statistics Department, Tallahassee, Florida, April 17-18, 2009.

Invited speaker, Workshop on Statistical Methods for Dynamic System Models, Vancouver, Canada, June 4-6, 2009.

Invited speaker and round table discussion leader, ICSA 2009 Applied Statistics Symposium, San Francisco, CA, June 21-23, 2009.

Invited speaker, Symposium on Multi-Scale Modeling of Host/Pathogen Interactions, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, June 23-25, 2009.

Invited speaker, 2009 International Conference on Financial Statistics and Financial Econometrics, Chengdu, China, July 8-10, 2009.

Invited speaker and session organizer, 2009 Joint Statistical Meetings, Washington DC, August 1-6, 2009.

Invited speaker, 57th Session of the International Statistical Institute, Durban, South Africa, August 16-22, 2009.

Invited speaker, 22nd Workshop on Health and Complex Systems, Lyon, France, November 28-December 2, 2009.

Peer-reviewed oral presentation, 2nd International Conference on Infectious Disease Dynamics, Athens, Greece, December 2-4, 2009.

2008

Invited speaker for a Special Emphasis Panel organized by the NIAID/NIH Project officer, 2008 ENAR Spring Meetings, Arlington, Virginia, March 16-19, 2008.

Invited speaker, Atlantic Coast Symposium on the Mathematical Sciences in Biology and Biomedicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, April 24-26, 2008.

Invited talks, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, May 26, 2008.

Invited session organizer, IMS-China International Conference on Statistics and Probability 2008, Hangzhou, China, June 11-13, 2008.

Invited speaker, Computational & Systems Immunology Symposium, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, June 25-26, 2008.

Invited talk, the XXIVth International Biometric Conference, Dublin, Ireland, July 13-18, 2008.

Invited Lecturer for the Introductory Overview Lecture (IOL), Session Chair and Organizer, the 2008 Joint Statistical Meetings, Denver, Colorado, August 2-7, 2008.

Invited seminar speaker, Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, October 13, 2008.

Invited guest speaker, Biostatistics Research Branch, NIAID/NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, December 2, 2008.

2007

Invited colloquium speaker, Division of Biostatistics, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, January 23, 2007.

Invited colloquium speaker, Biostatistics and Biomathematics, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, February 7, 2007.

Invited speaker, ICSA 2007, Applied Statistics Symposium, International Chiese Statistical Association, Raleigh, North Carolina, June 3-6, 2007.

Invited speaker, Symposium on Emerging Science of Emerging Pathogens: From Atoms to the World, New York City, June 7, 2007.

Invited speaker, 2007 Biodefense Immune Modeling Summer School, Carnegie Mellon University and University of Pittsburg, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, June 17-22, 2007.

Invited speaker, Workshop on Statistical Methods for Modeling Dynamic Systems, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 9-13, 2007.

Invited speaker, Minisymposium at the 6th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Zurich, Switzerland, July 16-20, 2007.

Invited speaker, Topic-contributed session, 2007 Joint Statistical Meetings, Salt Lake City, Utah, July 29-August 2, 2007.

Invited speaker, 7th International Workshop on Pharmacodynamics of AnitCancer agents, Guanacaste, Costa Rica, September 16-20, 2007.

Invited speaker, International Conference on Advances in Interdisciplinary Statistics and Combinatorics, Greensboro, North Carolina, October 12-14, 2007.

Invited colloquium speaker, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, October 19, 2007.

Seminar Speaker, Department of Biostatistics, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, November 20, 2007.

2006

Peer-reviewed poster presentation, the 13th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, Denver, Colorado, February 5-8, 2006.

Invited talk, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, Colorado, February 9, 2006.

Colloquium speaker, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, March 22, 2006.

Session Organizer and Speaker, the ICSA 2006 Applied Statistics Symposium, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, June 14-17, 2006.

Organizer/Host and Invited Speaker, the First Biodefense Immune Modeling Symposium, Rochester, New York, June 22-23, 2006.

Invited talk, Department of Life Science and Engineering, Bioengineering Research Center, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, July 6, 2006.

Invited Speaker, International Conference on Frontiers in Statistics, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Changchun, China, July 7-8, 2006.

Invited Speaker, the Minisymposium at the 2006 SIAM Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, July 10-14, 2006.

Invited talk, the Topic Contributed Session, the XXIII International Biometric Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, July 16-21, 2006.

Invited Speaker, the Minisymposium at the Joint SIAM-SMB Conference on the Life Sciences, Raleigh, North Carolina, July 31-August 4, 2006.

Organizer and Speaker, the Later-Breaking Session, the 2006 Joint Statistical Meetings, Seattle, Washington, August 6-10, 2006.

Colloquium Speaker, Department of Statistics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, August 10, 2006.

Invited Speaker, Workshop on Statistical Methods in HIV/AIDS and Its Practical Application, NIAID/NIH, Bethesda, MD, October 10, 2006.

Invited seminar speaker, Departments of Statistics and Statistical Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, November 15, 2006.

Invited colloquium speaker, Department of Biostatistics, Columbia University, New York City, New York, November 30,2006.

2005

Peer-reviewed oral presentation, the 12th conference on retroviruses and opportunistic infections, Boston, Massachusetts, Feb. 22-26, 2005.

Invited speaker, Workshop on Biomarkers in HIV and Cancer Research, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Columbus, Ohio, April 18-22, 2005.

Invited speaker, International Conference on Design of Experiments: Theory and Applications, Memphis, Tennessee, May 13-15, 2005.

Guest speaker, the Workshop on Modeling the Rapid Evolution of Infectious Diseases: Epidemiology and Treatment Strategies, the University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada, May 14-17, 2005.

Invited speaker, the 2005 WNAR/IMS Meeting, Fairbanks, Alaska, June 21-24, 2005.

Speaker at a special contributed session and chaired an invited session, the Joint Meeting of CSPS/IMS, Beijing, China, July 9-12, 2005.

Invited speaker, Department of Biostatistics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, October 6, 2005.

Invited speaker, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, October 11, 2005.

Colloqium Speaker, Department of Statistics, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, December 8, 2005.

Invited Speaker, Department of Mathematics, Tamkang University, Tamkang, Taiwan, December 27, 2005.

Invited Speaker, National Institutes of Health of Taiwan, Taiwan, December 30, 2005.

2004

Invited colloquium speaker, Department of Biostatistics, Columbia University, New York City, New York, February 26, 2004.

Invited speaker, 32nd Annual Meeting of the Statistical Society of Canada, Montreal, Canada. May 30-June 2, 2004.

Session organizer/chair and coauthor of the invited talk, ICSA 2004 Applied Statistics Symposium, International Chinese Statistical Association, San Diego, California, USA. June 6-9, 2004.

Session chair and invited speaker, International Conference on Statistics in Health Sciences, Nantes, France. June 23-25, 2004.

Session organizer and invited speaker, The Sixth ICSA International Conference, International Chinese Statistical Association, Singapore. July 21-24, 2004.

Invited speaker, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, P.R. China. August 3, 2004.

Invited speaker, 2004 Joint Statistical Meetings, Toronto, Canada. August 8-12, 2004.

Invited speaker, the 2nd Workshop on Monte Carlo Methods, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. August 27-28, 2004.

Invited speaker, Workshop of Computational Biology of Infectious Diseases, Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI), Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Sept. 19-22, 2004.

Invited speaker, Lectureship Series, Center for Statistical Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. October 18, 2004.

2003

Peer-reviewed poster presentation, the 10th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, Boston, Massachusetts, February 10-14, 2003.

Peer-reviewed poster presentation, the HIV Dynamics & Evolution 10th International Workshop, UCLA Conference Center, Lake Arrowhead, California, April 13-16, 2003.

Invited talk, Conference on New Directions in Experimental Design, DAE 2003, Chicago, Illinois, May 15-17, 2003.

Invited speaker, the 10th Workshop on Advanced Methods of Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodynamic Systems Analysis, Los Angeles, California, June 20-21, 2003.

2002

Peer-reviewed poster presentation, 9th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, Seattle, Washington, Feb. 24-28, 2002.

Invited talk, 2002 Applied Statistics Symposium, International Chinese Statistical Association, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, June 6-8, 2002.

Invited talk, International Conference on Current Advances and Trends in Nonparametric Statistics, Crete, Greece, July 15-19, 2002.

Invited talk, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, September 30, 2002.

2001

Invited talk, Department of Mathematics, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, March 29, 2001.

2000

Peer-reviewed poster presentation, the 7th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections, San Francisco, California, January 30-February 3, 2000.

Invited speaker, 40th Anniversary Celebration, Department of Statistics, The Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, April 21-22, 2000.

Invited guest speaker, 5th Beijing-Tianjin Young Statistician Meetings, Beijing, China, May 13, 2000.

Invited talks, Institute of Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, May 17-18, 2000.

1999

Invited talk, Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, January, 1999.

Invited talk, Division of Biostatistics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, January, 1999.

Invited talk, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, January, 1999.

Guest speaker, Pediatric AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Pharmacology Retreat, Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 6-7, 1999.

Invited talk, Pharmacology Committee Meetings, Adult AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Leadership Retreat, San Diego, California, April 8-10, 1999.

Invited talk, 3rd World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics (SCI'99) and 5th International Conference on Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis (ISAS'99), Orlando, Florida, July 31-August 4, 1999.

Invited talk, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, November 29, 1999.

1998

Invited speaker, the 5th Annual HIV Dynamics & Evolution Conference, Santa Fe, New Mexico, April, 1998.

Invited speaker, the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Leadership Retreat, San Diego, California, April, 1998.

Peer-reviewed poster presentation, the 2nd International Workshop on HIV Drug Resistance & Treatment Strategies (won Young Scientist Scholarship Fund Award), Lake Maggiore, Italy, June, 1998.

Peer-reviewed oral presentation, the 12th World AIDS Conference, Geneva, Switzerland, June 28-July 3, 1998.

Invited talk, Department of Mathematics, Tamkang University, Tamkang, Taiwan,November 10, 1998.

1997

Invited to present two papers at the viral dynamic meeting in the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) Leadership Retreat, San Diego, California, March, 1997.

Invited talk, the International Workshop on HIV Drug Resistance, Treatment Strategies and Eradication, St. Petersburg, Florida, June, 1997.

Invited speaker, the 23rd AIDS Clinical Trials Group Meeting, Washington, DC, July, 1997.

Guest speaker, the Scientific Think Tank Meeting, the Women and Infants Transmission Study (WITS), NIH/NIAID, Rockville, Maryland, September, 1997.

1996

Invited talk, Department of Biostatistics, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, May, 1996.