Alumna Katherine Evans Becomes First Woman to Head a Research or Analytics Department of an NBA Franchise

Congratulations to alumna Katherine Evans, PhD ’17, who has been named Vice President of Research & Information Systems by Monumental Basketball, becoming the first woman to head the research or analytics … Continue reading “Alumna Katherine Evans Becomes First Woman to Head a Research or Analytics Department of an NBA Franchise”

Alumnus Nick Horton Elected ASA Vice President

Congratulations to Department alumnus Nicholas J. Horton, ScD ’99,  the Beitzel Professor of Technology and Society (Statistics and Data Science)  in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Amherst College, … Continue reading “Alumnus Nick Horton Elected ASA Vice President”

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!”

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”

Alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin Receives ASA Biometrics Section Paper Award

Congratulations to alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin, SM ’16, who was named a paper award winner for JSM 2021 by the American Statistical Association’s Biometrics Section. Currently a PhD Candidate in Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania, Marks-Anglin … Continue reading “Alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin Receives ASA Biometrics Section Paper Award”

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee to give “War Heriones Speak” Webinar – 4/22

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee, PhD ’03, will speak on gender based violence during a webinar sponsored by the Asian Pacific Institute on Earth Day, April 22. Her translated book, War Heroines Speak, which details … Continue reading “Alumna Nusrat Rabbee to give “War Heriones Speak” Webinar – 4/22″

Alumnus Mingyang Song Receives Dean’s Fund Activation Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Nutrition and Biostats alumnus Mingyang Song, SM ’14, who is a recipient of the Dean’s Fund for Scientific Advancement! Dr. Song received an … Continue reading “Alumnus Mingyang Song Receives Dean’s Fund Activation Award”

Upcoming Career Development Events

Career Development Series Events  This series picks up where general career development resources at HSPH and Harvard leave off, and provides the necessary focus that is specific to our students … Continue reading “Upcoming Career Development Events”

Eugenics and Statistics Discussion – Recording Now Available

A special discussion on “Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future” took place on Friday, February 26th with Alumnae Scarlett Bellamy and Melody Goodman, along with University of Pennsylvania professor Tukufu Zuberi and professor Marcello Pagano. Thank … Continue reading “Eugenics and Statistics Discussion – Recording Now Available”