Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Via the Harvard Chan School Office of Diversity and Inclusion: The month of May is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the many contributions and history of our Asian, … Continue reading “Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month”

Learning Locally to Understand Globally: Getting a Grasp on COVID Epidemiology

With cases still climbing in many parts of the world, the need to understand the epidemiological factors that underlie the transmission, behavior, and prevention of COVID-19 has become increasingly important. … Continue reading “Learning Locally to Understand Globally: Getting a Grasp on COVID Epidemiology”

Zelen Award with Marie Davidian

The Department was honored to virtually host Dr. Marie Davidian, as she received this year’s Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science and presented a lecture last week on “Estimating Vaccine Efficacy Over … Continue reading “Zelen Award with Marie Davidian”

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Dr. Marie Davidian to Deliver Lecture & Receive 2021 Zelen Award – 5/6

Join us for our last annual award of the semester, when Dr. Marie Davidian will deliver a lecture and be presented with the 2021 Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science! Thursday, May 6, … Continue reading “Dr. Marie Davidian to Deliver Lecture & Receive 2021 Zelen Award – 5/6”

On the Data Frontline – Department of Biostatistics Alumni and Career Development Series featured in ASA’s Amstat News, STATtr@k!

Recently the ASA published the informative article ‘On the Data Frontline: Biostatisticians in the Hospital Research Setting,’ written by instructor Dr. Erin Lake, ScD ’01, Co-Director of the SM BIO programs … Continue reading “On the Data Frontline – Department of Biostatistics Alumni and Career Development Series featured in ASA’s Amstat News, STATtr@k!”

PhD Student Jenny Lee named KSEA-KUSCO Graduate Scholarship Recipient & Harvard Chan C-CHANGE Student Ambassador

Congratulations to fourth year PhD student Jenny Lee who has been selected as one of the 2021 KSEA-KUSCO Graduate Scholarship recipients, provided by Korean-American Scientist and Engineering Association (KSEA) to graduate students of … Continue reading “PhD Student Jenny Lee named KSEA-KUSCO Graduate Scholarship Recipient & Harvard Chan C-CHANGE Student Ambassador”

ACEMS Podcast with Nan Laird, Garrett Fitzmaurice & Louise Ryan

The Random Sample, a podcast that discusses all things math and stats, was created by the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Mathematical & Statistical Frontiers. The most recent episode … Continue reading “ACEMS Podcast with Nan Laird, Garrett Fitzmaurice & Louise Ryan”