Alumna Scarlett Bellamy, ScD ’01, will deliver the 2017 Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health on “Embracing the Role of ‘Statistician’ in the age of Big Data and Data Science.”
Wednesday, April 19th
HSPH Kresge Building, Room G1
Bellamy completed her doctoral work in 2001, after presenting her dissertation on Clustered Data Methods with Applications to Community-Based Research, with Louise Ryan serving as her advisor. Bellamy is currently Professor of Biostatistics and Director of Graduate Studies in Biostatistics at the Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University.
The Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health is named in honor of Dr. Alonzo Smythe Yerby, an African-American pioneer in public health, and brings distinguished minority scientists and scholars to the School to speak on important health topics.