Free Faculty Workshop on Causal Inference with Lunch


February 12, 2013: PhD-level researchers at Penn State: do you want to learn about applying cutting-edge methods in your work but have trouble finding time? Try A Taste of Methodology, a semiannual workshop series for faculty with lunch included. The objective is to provide you an efficient way to assess … Continue reading

Podcast: Using Propensity Scores in Causal Inference


April 13, 2012: As a preview for the upcoming Summer Institute, we recorded a podcast with Donna Coffman, Methodology Center Principal Investigator, and Max Crowley, doctoral candidate, on how to use propensity scores in causal inference when a study is not randomized. Donna will present “Propensity Score Methods for Causal Inference” at … Continue reading

Come see us at SPR!

April 11, 2011: Society for Prevention Research (SPR) Washington, DC, May 31-June 3, 2011 Dr. Linda Collins will be giving the presidential address for the conference: “Prevention in the 21st Century: Adapting Engineering Optimization Strategies to Create Leaner, Meaner, Better Interventions.” The following talks will appear in the symposium, Innovations … Continue reading