Alumnus Michael Marino Named Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine

Congratulations to alumnus Miguel Marino, PhD ’11, who is one of 10 scholars named as 2020’s Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine by the National Academy of Medicine! The scholars … Continue reading “Alumnus Michael Marino Named Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine”

Meet Our 2020 Summer Program Students

Please get to know a little bit more about our next group of students in the 2020 cohort of the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology. Runa (Yan) Cheng graduated from Swarthmore College … Continue reading “Meet Our 2020 Summer Program Students”

Pandemic Response Conference – 6/23-6/24

The Harvard-MIT Center for Regulatory Science is delighted to invite you to a virtual conference entitled Pandemic Response: Resilience and Recovery in the Era of COVID-19, to be held on June 23-24, … Continue reading “Pandemic Response Conference – 6/23-6/24”

DFCI Zoominars for Data Science Lineup

We are pleased to announce a new weekly Zoominar for Data Science. Rather than a traditional seminar format, Rafael Irizarry will moderate a Q&A with invited speakers on various topics in data … Continue reading “DFCI Zoominars for Data Science Lineup”

DFCI Zoominars for Data Science Lineup

The Department of Data Sciences at DFCI will host a new weekly Zoominar for Data Science. Rather than a traditional seminar format, Rafael Irizarry will moderate a Q&A with invited speakers on … Continue reading “DFCI Zoominars for Data Science Lineup”

First Day of the 2020 Summer Program!

The Department virtually welcomed the 2020 cohort of the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology this morning! Seventeen undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students will spend the next 4 weeks learning about the use of quantitative methods for biological, environmental, … Continue reading “First Day of the 2020 Summer Program!”

Alumna Melody Goodman: The Unequal Burden of Asthma

Summer Program external advisory board member and department alumna Melody Goodman, PhD ’06, contributes to a recent Self video on “The Unequal Burden of Asthma – how race, environment, and … Continue reading “Alumna Melody Goodman: The Unequal Burden of Asthma”

PhD student Exit Interview Panels – 6/12

Please join us for a series of PhD Student Exit Interview Panels in which recent biostat PhD grads will share with current students lessons learned from the unique perspective of … Continue reading “PhD student Exit Interview Panels – 6/12”

Tanayott Thaweethai Dissertation Defense – 6/3

**Contact Jelena Follweiler for Zoom info 6/3/2020 at 2:00 pm Tanayott Thaweethai Adjusting for Selection Bias Due to Missing Data in Electronic Health Records-based Research Advisor: Sebastien Haneuse Dissertation Committee Members: Sebastien Haneuse, … Continue reading “Tanayott Thaweethai Dissertation Defense – 6/3”