Black History Month

Black History Month is an opportunity to recall and honor the history of Black Americans and celebrate their contributions to the country. The unveiling of The Embrace on the Boston Common by artist Hank Willis Thomas in late January was an … Continue reading “Black History Month”

Upcoming BDIG Events

BDIG  eventWednesday, Feb 14 | 1-2pm | Biostats Conference Room (2-426)DeJuran Richardson, Ernest H Volwiler Professor of MathematicsChair of Mathematics and Computer Science will present:“Bill Jenkins:Biostatistician, Activist, and the Tuskegee Syphilis … Continue reading “Upcoming BDIG Events”

Apply for the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology – Deadline 2/17!

The Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology is excited to host its program on campus this year! The program, intended for undergraduate students and recent grads that are underrepresented in … Continue reading “Apply for the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology – Deadline 2/17!”

Fireside Chat participants hear from Nima Hejazi

In spring 2023, the Ph.D. student committee launched a new “Fireside chat” series. Fireside chats provide a low-key environment where PhD students hold a discussion with invited faculty and ask … Continue reading “Fireside Chat participants hear from Nima Hejazi”

HBC Current Topics in Bioinformatics 2023 Schedule

The Harvard Bioinformatics Core (HBC) Current Topics in Bioinformatics series is excited to announce their 2023 schedule.  These free, hands-on workshops are available to all Harvard affiliates and cover a variety of … Continue reading “HBC Current Topics in Bioinformatics 2023 Schedule”

Career Development Series – Upcoming Events

Welcome to the 2023 Spring Career Development Series! Please feel free to share your ideas for this series or contact Dr. Erin Lake. Visit with department alumna Irina Degtiar, PhD ’21, Statistician at … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”

Harvard Catalyst Journal Club – 2/8

Biostatistics Journal Club: Machine Learning Approaches to Visualize Disease-Related BiomarkersWednesday, February 8, 20231:00pm-2:00pmRegister hereHui Zheng, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital, will present on machine learning approaches to visualize disease-related biomarkers. Clinical … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Journal Club – 2/8”

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Symposium: Data Science and Health Disparities – 3/24

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Symposium: Data Science and Health DisparitiesFriday, March 24, 20239:00 am – 3:00 pmRegistration Deadline: March 21, 2023Register NowThis year’s annual symposium will focus on recent efforts by … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Symposium: Data Science and Health Disparities – 3/24”

Shuting Shen Receives 2023 SLDS Student Paper Competition Award

Congratulations to Shuting Shen, a PhD candidate in the lab of Dr. Xihong Lin, who received the 2023 ASA Statistical Learning and Data Sciences (SLDS) Section Student Paper Award for her … Continue reading “Shuting Shen Receives 2023 SLDS Student Paper Competition Award”