Annual Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture w. Dr. Antonio Gasparrini – 9/23

Dr. Antonio Gasparrini, Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, will be the recipient of the 2021 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship. One of 3 main annual department … Continue reading “Annual Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture w. Dr. Antonio Gasparrini – 9/23”

Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our first year doctoral students. Hey, I’m Sharon Caslin. I grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee, but spent the last 13 years … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

Career Development Series – Upcoming Events

Conquering the Technical Interview:  Special Guests from Pfizer, BCG Gamma, PayPal – with Erin Lake All students are invited to these two consecutive seminars (Mon and Wed) jointly offered by the … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”

Harvard Catalyst Fall Semester Events – Save the Date!

10/6/2021, 1-2pm Journal Club Robert Glynn, PhD, ScD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Mediation analysis to elucidate pathways in randomized trials 10/15/2021,  9am-1pm Short Course Peter Thall, PhD, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Fall Semester Events – Save the Date!”

Sheila Gaynor Receives New Career Investigator Award & K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

Postdoc and alumna Sheila Gaynor, PhD ’18,  has recently been awarded an early career investigator award from the NIH! Dr. Gaynor received a K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award from the NHLBI, which … Continue reading “Sheila Gaynor Receives New Career Investigator Award & K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award”

Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our first year doctoral students. Hi everyone! My name is Luke Benz and I grew up in Middlebury, VT. I graduated from … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

Career Development Series – Upcoming Events

This series picks up where general career development resources at HSPH and GSAS leave off, and provides focus that is specific to our students in biostatistics, health data science, computational … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”

Excess of COVID-19 cases and deaths due to fine particulate matter exposure during the 2020 US wildfires

The warming climate we are experiencing in the US is expected to increase wildfire risk and, consequently, exposure to smoke. Studies have shown that short-term exposure to fine particulate matter … Continue reading “Excess of COVID-19 cases and deaths due to fine particulate matter exposure during the 2020 US wildfires”

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 Sarika Aggarwal and I was born and raised in Houston, Texas. I recently … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”