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Thursday, August 27 | 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM EDT
Short Courses

11:00 – 15:00101: Intro to R for Clinicians
Stephan Kadauke, Amrom Obstfeld, Joe Rudolf
15:00 – 19:00201: Intro to Machine Learning with Tidymodels
Alison Hill

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Friday, August 28 | 11:00 AM – 7:20 PM EDT

11:00 – 11:15Opening Remarks
Stephan Kadauke
11:15 – 12:15Keynote: Beyond Sample Splitting: Valid Inference while ‘Double Dipping’
Daniela Witten
12:15 – 12:30Break / Chat with Keynote Speaker
12:30 – 12:50Reporting Clinical Trial Data and Analyses with the {listdown} Package
Michael Kane
12:50 – 13:10Using R to Detect Outliers and Anomalies in Clinical Trial Data
Steven Schwager
13:10 – 13:30tidyCDISC: an Open Source Platform in R to Analyze Clinical Trial Data
Maya Gans, Marly Gotti
13:30 – 14:00Birds of a Feather Sessions
+ R in Clinical Trials
+ R in the Clinical Laboratory (with support from AACC and MSACL)
+ R in Medical Education
+ R in Omics Research
+ Automating Data Cleaning
14:00 – 15:00Keynote: A Glimpse into the Future
Robert Gentleman
15:00 – 15:15Break / Chat with Keynote Speaker
15:15 – 15:35Reproducible Computation at Scale with {drake}
Will Landau
15:35 – 15:45Reproducible RStudio Projects with Docker, Packages Snapshots and Packrat
Vincent Major
15:45 – 15:55Reproducible Notebooks with {holepunch}
Karthik Ram
15:55 – 16:05Rapid Analysis and Presentation of Quality Improvement Data with R
John MacKintosh
16:05 – 16:25Building a Radiology Workflow Manager from Scratch with R
Anton Becker
16:25 – 16:40Break
16:40 – 17:00Build Your Own Universe: Scale High-quality Research Data Provisioning with R Packages
Travis Gerke, Garrick Aden-Buie
17:00 – 17:10{ggconsort}: Toward Programmatic, Reproducible CONSORT Diagrams with ggplot2
Peter Higgins
17:10 – 17:30Publication-Ready Summary Tables with the {gtsummary} Package
Daniel Sjoberg, Karissa Whiting
17:30 – 17:40{nDSPA}: An R Package for Quality Metrics, Preprocessing, Visualization, and Differential Testing Analysis of Spatial Omics Data
Riyue Bao
17:40 – 18:00A Bayesian Hyperparameter Tuning Algorithm for Clinical Healthcare Models Built with {sparklyr}
Neil Dixit, Johnathon Armstrong
18:00 – 18:10{treeheatr}: an R package for Interpretable Decision Tree Visualizations
Trang Le
18:10 – 18:20Processing Clinical Trial Analysis Data with the {forceps} Package
Michael Kane
18:20 – 19:20Birds of a Feather Sessions
+ R/Medicine Ladies
+ Clinical Predictive Modeling and Decision Support
+ Shiny and Dashboards
+ Virtual Happy Hour

Saturday, August 29 | 11:00 AM – 6:30 PM EDT

11:00 – 12:00Keynote: From Cancer to COVID: Scale and Agility in Global Health Research using R
Ewen Harrison
12:00 – 12:20Panel Discussion:  R U Ready? Making Sense of Healthcare Data Together
Anastasiia Zharinova, Thomas Jemmett, Alysia Dyke, Chris Beeley, Zoë Turner
12:20 – 12:35Break / Chat with Keynote Speaker and Panel
12:35 – 12:45Reproducible Data, Reproducible Analyses: a Model for Clinical Laboratory Data Use
Stephen Master
12:45 – 13:05Learning Iteratively, Learning Collaboratively: Lessons from a Rapid-deployment Data Education Webinar Series during COVID-19
Cass Wilkinson Saldaña
13:05 – 13:25Data is Not Neutral: Biomedical Data, White Supremacy, and What You Can Do
K. Joy Payton, Paulette McRae
13:25 – 13:45The MD in .rmd: Teaching Clinicians Data Analytics with R
Ted Laderas
13:45 – 13:55Using R to Produce Clinical Reports in the Patient Record
Daniel Holmes
13:55 – 14:25Birds of a Feather Sessions
+ Imaging Analysis
+ Minorities in R/Medicine (with support from MiR Community)
+ Reproducible Research, Reproducible Workflows
+ COVID19 Research
+ Geospatial Mapping
14:25 – 14:45Productionising Machine Learning and Shiny in Healthcare Settings – a Case Study of a Project Looking at Predicting Non-attendance at Clinic
Chris Beeley
14:45 – 15:05 REAdi Tool: Using Shiny as a Tool for Real World Evidence Evaluation
Brennan Beal, Beth Devine
15:05 – 15:25An Open Source ANOVA and Power Analysis Tool Made in R/Shiny
Marly Gotti, Jake Gagnon
15:25 – 15:45Calculating Nationwide Access Metrics for Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
Angela Li, Marynia Kolak
15:45 – 16:00Break
16:00 – 17:00Keynote: Increasing Access to COVID-19 Testing with Open Source Tools
Patrick Mathias
17:00 – 17:15Break / Chat with Keynote Speaker
17:15 – 17:35How Many Patients Must Have Different Outcomes to Change your Inference? Assessing Clinical Uncertainty in Randomized Controlled Trials during COVID-19
Ken Frank, Spiro Maroulis
17:35 – 17:45Using R to support COVID response at the health system
Corey Fritsch
17:45 – 17:55pammtools: Survival Analysis using Generalized Additive Mixed Models
Andreas Bender
17:55 – 18:05Closing Remarks
Stephan Kadauke