Title: Surveillance Methods for Drug Safety
Speaker: David Madigan and Ivan Zorych, University of Melbourne
Date: September 11, 2006 12:00 - 1:30 pm
Location: DIMACS Center, CoRE Bldg, Room 431, Rutgers University, Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ
Spontaneous report databases represent the primary data source for monitoring the safety of licensed drugs. This talk will discuss current widely used data mining algorithms for monitoring such databases. I will also discuss some limitations of these algorithms and present some potential alternatives.
see: DIMACS Computational and Mathematical Epidemiology Seminar Series 2006 - 2007