Mediation analysis for count and zero-inflated count data

Neyman Seminar
Mar 14, 2018 4:00pm to 5:00pm
1011 Evans Hall
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In health studies, the outcome is often a count or zero-inflated (ZI) count such as the number of decayed, missing and filled teeth (dmft) or surfaces (dmfs); many subjects have zeros because they have not had any cavities. To aid in understanding the underlying mechanisms of diseases and treatments, we developed a series of statistical methods for mediation analyses specifically for count or ZI...
Jing Cheng, UCSF