Crowdsourcing Data to Fight COVID-19

A new article in the Harvard Gazette outlines the findings of a recent study looking at information gathered by an app used by 500,000 people to log daily symptoms, health status, … Continue reading “Crowdsourcing Data to Fight COVID-19”

Donald Hopkins Program Begins 2nd Year

In September 2019 the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health introduced the Donald Hopkins Predoctoral Scholars Program as a pipeline program designed to increase diversity in the STEM fields and … Continue reading “Donald Hopkins Program Begins 2nd Year”

Nan Laird to Give the 25th Distinguished Statistician Colloquium

The Department of Statistics at the University of Connecticut will host the 25th Distinguished Statistician Colloquium. The purpose of the Colloquium is to provide a forum for a distinguished statistician … Continue reading “Nan Laird to Give the 25th Distinguished Statistician Colloquium”

Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen

The Department was honored to virtually host alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, PhD ’06, as he presented this year’s Myrto Lefkopoulou lecture last week. Thank you to the committee chair Garrett Fitzmaurice and the award committee members for … Continue reading “Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen”

Career Development Seminar: Spotlight on Health Data Science

Conquering the Interview: Spotlight on Health Data Science 2 consecutive Mondays, September 21 and 28, 2020  |  11:30—1:00pm EST Email for Zoom information Heather Mattie and Erin Lake invite you … Continue reading “Career Development Seminar: Spotlight on Health Data Science”

Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our first year doctoral students. Hi, my name is Nick Link. I grew up in the far distant land of Newton, … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen

We are extremely pleased for Department alumnus Dr. Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, PhD ’06, to present the 2020 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship later this week. Please join us for his virtual lecture on: … Continue reading “Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen”

Register for Data Science 2020 – The Marvin Zelen Symposium

REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 16th The topic of this year’s Marvin Zelen Symposium has to do with the year itself — 2020. This first year of a new decade brings with … Continue reading “Register for Data Science 2020 – The Marvin Zelen Symposium”