Skip to Content
Discovering the causes of cancer and the means of prevention

What Really Are The Fundamental Principles of Statistics? - Sir David Cox, Ph.D.

DCEG Webinar

Sir David Cox speaks about statistical analysis

Sir David Cox, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor Nuffield College
University of Oxford

About the Speaker

Sir David Cox is an international expert in the field of biostatistics, best known for the eponymous Cox proportional hazards model, first published in 1972. His numerous contributions to the field have significantly advanced statistical methods and their application.


Amy Berrington, D.Phil.
Chief and senior investigator, Radiation Epidemiology Branch
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute

Please Note

Sir David will deliver his remarks and answer questions via videoconference. We encourage all those who are on site at Shady Grove to attend in the conference room (TE-406). Those who are working remotely are invited to log in and attend via Webex (instructions below).

Webex Details

Meeting number (access code): 855 000 088
Host key: 443883
Meeting password: SeminarDCEG2017*

1-650-479-3207 Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
44-203-478-5293 Global Call-in number (United Kingdom)

Having difficulty joining the meeting?
Contact support:

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that this WebEx service allows audio and other information sent during the session to be recorded, which may be discoverable in a legal matter. You should inform all meeting attendees prior to recording if you intend to record the meeting.