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Jesse Berlin (center), ScD ’88, poses with Victor De Gruttola and Dianne Finkelstein of the Department of Biostatistics

In biostatistics, complexity rules

November 12, 2013 — When it comes to statistical analysis, “context matters,” according to Jesse Berlin. “Different people look at the same data and…

From left: Majozi Vincent Sithole of Swaziland, Timothy Thahane of Lesotho, and Trevor Manuel of South Africa at an October 2013 roundtable for African finance ministers on ways to boost health systems

Strengthening African health systems

October 30, 2013 — A group of current and former African finance ministers discussed ways to improve the management of public health systems at…