Nominations for Lagakos Alumni Award – Due 7/2

The Department is seeking nominations for the 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award. This award serves to recognize Department alumni whose research in statistical theory and application, leadership in biomedical research, and commitment … Continue reading “Nominations for Lagakos Alumni Award – Due 7/2”

Camila Lopes-Ramos Receives ALA Lung Cancer Discovery Award

Congratulations to research scientist Camila Lopes-Ramos, who was recently chosen you a recipient of the prestigious American Lung Association Lung Cancer Discovery Award! Dr. Lopes-Ramos’s research involves developing and applying … Continue reading “Camila Lopes-Ramos Receives ALA Lung Cancer Discovery Award”

Nominations for Myrto Lefkopoulou Award Due Friday 6/11

Please help us to share the following! The Department is seeking nominations for the 2021 Myrto Lefkopoulou Award. Each year the lectureship is awarded to a promising statistician who has made … Continue reading “Nominations for Myrto Lefkopoulou Award Due Friday 6/11”

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”

Falco J. Bargagli Stoffi Awarded HDSI Postdoctoral Research Fund

Congratulations to postdoc Falco J. Bargagli Stoffi who was recently awarded the Postdoctoral Research Fund from the Harvard Data Science Initiative! His research project will focus on the development and application of interpretable causal … Continue reading “Falco J. Bargagli Stoffi Awarded HDSI Postdoctoral Research Fund”

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”

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”

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”

Rui Duan Receives HSPH Activation Award & IMS New Researcher Award

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics Rui Duan, was recently named a recipient of the Dean’s Fund for Scientific Advancement! Dr. Duan received an Activation Award for her project titled “TransPRS: a federated transfer learning framework for improving … Continue reading “Rui Duan Receives HSPH Activation Award & IMS New Researcher Award”

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”