Nominations for Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science

The Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science is an annual award supported by colleagues, friends and family, and was established to honor Dr. Marvin Zelen’s long and distinguished career as a … Continue reading “Nominations for Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science”

Xiao Wu & Caleb Lareau Named to Forbes 30 Under 30!

Congratulations to Xiao Wu, PhD ’21 and Caleb Lareau, AM ’17 for both being named to the 2022 list of Forbes 30 under 30! Wu was named to the healthcare section and … Continue reading “Xiao Wu & Caleb Lareau Named to Forbes 30 Under 30!”

Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health – 11/16

Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health, Fall 2021 “Challenges to Evidence-based Practice in Indigenous Community Mental Health” Joseph P. Gone, PhD, Professor of Anthropology and of Global Health and Social Medicine, … Continue reading “Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health – 11/16”

Rose Traveling Fellowship Program – Applications Open

Applications for the Fall 2021 cycle of the Rose Traveling Fellowship Program in Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Biostatistics are now being accepted! The deadline for application submission will be Monday, November 1, 2021 at … Continue reading “Rose Traveling Fellowship Program – Applications Open”

Lagakos Alumni Award Lecture w. Dr. Scarlett Bellamy

The Department was honored to virtually host alumna Scarlett Bellamy, ScM ’97, ScD ’01, as she presented this year’s Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award lecture last week on “From improbable to possible and beyond: … Continue reading “Lagakos Alumni Award Lecture w. Dr. Scarlett Bellamy”

Scarlett Bellamy to Present Lecture and Receive 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award – 10/14

Alumna Scarlett Bellamy, ScM ’97, ScD ’01, Professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Associate Dean for Diversity, Inclusion and Faculty Development at Drexel, will be the recipient … Continue reading “Scarlett Bellamy to Present Lecture and Receive 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award – 10/14”

PhD Student Award Recipients Larry Han and Cathy Xue

    PhD students Larry Han and Cathy Xue won the Munich Re / HSB Student Poster Awards at the New England Statistics Symposium held in Rhode Island this past week. Larry’s poster was titled “Optimal … Continue reading “PhD Student Award Recipients Larry Han and Cathy Xue”

Marouen Ben Guebila, Mentor in Fatima Fellowship Program

Marouen Ben Guebila, a postdoctoral fellow working with John Quackenbush, has been involved as a mentor in the Fatima Fellowship program which offers students from all around the world a research experience at … Continue reading “Marouen Ben Guebila, Mentor in Fatima Fellowship Program”

Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture w. Dr. Antonio Gasparrini

The Department was honored to virtually host Dr. Antonio Gasparrini, as he presented this year’s Myrto Lefkopoulou lecture last week on “Modelling epidemiological associations with time-varying variables: A historical perspective and novel approaches.” Thank you to … Continue reading “Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture w. Dr. Antonio Gasparrini”

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”