ACIC 2022: Room 2

Tuesday May 24, 2022
Session 1 - 9:15am-10:25am: Flexible Causal Inference Methods in New Settings 

Discussant: Betsy Ogburn

An Automated Approach to Causal Inference in Discrete SettingsDuarte, Guilherme; Finkelstein, Noam; Knox, Dean*; Mummolo, Jonathan; Shpitser, Ilya
An Approach to Nonparametric Inference on the Causal Dose-Response FunctionHudson, Aaron*; van der Laan, Mark
On the Causal Interpretation of Randomized Interventional Indirect EffectsMiles, Caleb*

Session 2 - 10:50am-12:00pm: Bridging Experimental and Observational Data

Discussant: Fabrizia Mealli

Shrinkage Estimation for Causal Inference and Experimental DesignRosenman, Evan T. R. *; Miratrix, Luke; Owen, Art; Baiocchi, Michael; Basse, Guillaume W
Generalizing impacts of voluntary interventions using nonparametric regressionsDegtiar, Irina*; Finucane, Mariel
Blurring cluster randomized trials and observational studies: Evaluating the SEARCH intervention on incident TB in rural UgandaNugent, Joshua R*; Balzer, Laura; SEARCH Collaboration

Session 3 - 1:15pm-2:25pm: Causal Inference and privacy

Discussant: Dylan Small

Privacy-Preserving and Communication-Efficient Causal Inference for Hospital Quality MeasurementHan, Larry*; Li, Yige; Niknam, Bijan; Zubizarreta, Jose
Federated Causal Inference in Heterogeneous Observational DataXiong, Ruoxuan*; Koenecke, Allison ; Powell, Michael ; Shen, Zhu; Vogelstein, Joshua T; Athey, Susan
Causal Inference with Corrupted Data: Measurement Error, Missing Values, Discretization, and Differential PrivacyAgarwal, Anish; Singh, Rahul*

Session 4 - 2:50pm-4:00pm: Causal Inference with Interference 

Discussant: Bryan Graham

Identification and Estimation of Causal Peer Effects Using Double Negative Controls for Unmeasured Net…Egami, Naoki*; Tchetgen Tchetgen, Eric
Simple yet Efficient Estimators for Network Causal Inference Even When the Network is UnknownCortez, Mayleen; Eichhorn, Matthew*; Yu, Christina Lee
Optimal Allocation of Water and Sanitation Facilities To Prevent Communicable Diarrheal Diseases in Senegal Under Partial InterferencePark, Chan*; Chen, Guanhua; Yu, Menggang; Kang, Hyunseung

Wednesday May 25, 2022

Session 5 - 8:45am-9:55am: Automating Methods to make the most of Causal Inference 

Discussant: Mark van der Laan

Conformal Inference of Counterfactuals and Individual Treatment EffectsLei, Lihua*; Candes, Emmanuel
Doubly Robust Calibration of Prediction Sets under Covariate ShiftYang, Yachong*; Tchetgen Tchetgen, Eric; Kuchibhotla, Arun K
Stateful Offline Contextual Policy Evaluation and LearningKallus, Nathan; Zhou, Angela*

Session 6 - 11:15am-12:25pm: Methodological innovations for challenges in Health Policy and Clinical Care 

Discussant: Jessica Young

Policy Evaluation in the Real World: Experiences with Translating Cutting-Edge Methods for an Applied AudienceSeewald, Nicholas J*; McGinty, Beth; Stuart, Elizabeth
Noise-Induced Randomization in Regression Discontinuity DesignsEckles, Dean; Ignatiadis, Nikolaos*; Wager, Stefan; Wu, Han
Empirical Welfare Maximization with ConstraintsSun, Liyang*

Session 7 - 1:55pm-3:05pm: Causal Inference and Disparities 

Discussant: Dave Harding

The importance of equity value judgements and estimator-estimand alignment in measuring disparity and identifying targets to reduce disparityChang, Ting-Hsuan*; Nguyen, Trang Q; Jackson, John
Causal Decomposition of Group DisparitiesYu, Ang*; Elwert, Felix
Data Fusion for Time-to-Event Outcomes [Application to racial disparities]Shafie Khorassani, Fatema*; Taylor, Jeremy; Shi, Xu