2021 BioC Annual Conference – 8/4-8/6

Registration is now open for the 2021 BioC Annual Conference. The Bioconductor project (https://bioconductor.org) holds an annual meeting that typically includes about 500 or so bioinformaticians, software developers, and biological … Continue reading “2021 BioC Annual Conference – 8/4-8/6”

Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium

The 2021 Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology concluded last week, after the annual “Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium” was held virtually on Thursday, July 15th. Research project presentations were given by sixteen students who … Continue reading “Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium”

Today the Science of Self-Driving Cars, Tomorrow the World of Data Science

Last week the CELEHS / HMS Data Science Summer Program kicked off a two-week program with 22 high school students from all over the US, as well as Canada and Mexico. The … Continue reading “Today the Science of Self-Driving Cars, Tomorrow the World of Data Science”

2021 Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium – 7/15

Please join us for the annual Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium, the culminating event for the Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology, on: Thursday, July 15, 2021 from 9am-3pm. During … Continue reading “2021 Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium – 7/15”

Lisa Bebell Thesis Defense – 6/30

Lisa Bebell Thesis Defense June 30, 2021 11:00am EST Email for Zoom Info Lisa Bebell will present the thesis on: “The inflammatory landscape in HIV-affected pregnancies: relationships between HIV viral load, … Continue reading “Lisa Bebell Thesis Defense – 6/30”

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”

PhD Student Exit Interview Panels – 6/17 & 6/21

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 – 6/17 & 6/21”

HDSI Value of Science: Data, Products & Use – 6/23 & 6/24

Value of Science: Data, Products & Use June 23 – June 24, 2021 Registration Join the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics and the Coleridge Initiative for this two-day conference to advance understanding … Continue reading “HDSI Value of Science: Data, Products & Use – 6/23 & 6/24”