Weekly Discussion Sections & Readings

Time and Location

Session Time Location Note
Section 1 9:30-10:30 AM Zoom  
Section 2 1:00-2:00 PM Zoom  

Format

The standard discussion section involves student presentations on 1 or 2 papers. Some discussion sections will involve hands-on skill-building demos taught by the teaching fellows, such as the use of R, High Performance Computing, and GitHub. The exact format will be determined based on the size of the class. However, we generally require the following:

For write-ups and presentation, think about the following:

Section Readings

Reading assignments for discussion sessions are listed below:


(Optional) Suggested Reading for Week 1


Session 1, 2/12, Zoom (First Discussion Sessions)

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 2, 2/19, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 3, 2/26, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 4, 3/5, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 5, 3/12, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 6, 3/19, Zoom

Topic

Debate III - Cancer incidence

Reading Assignment


Session 7, 4/2, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 8, 4/9, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 9, 4/16, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment


Session 10, 4/23, Zoom

Topic

Reading Assignment