Bethany Hedt-Gauthier and Isabel Fulcher receive SPAIG Award!

Congratulations to Biostats alums Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine and Associate Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Isabel Fulcher, Data Fellow at the Harvard Data Science Initiative who recently … Continue reading “Bethany Hedt-Gauthier and Isabel Fulcher receive SPAIG Award!”

Intekhab Hossain Receives ITCR Travel Fellowship

Congratulations to Biostats PhD candidate Intekhab (Inté) Hossain who received a prestigious travel fellowship to attend the Informatics Technology for Cancer Research (ITCR) meeting in St. Louis this September.  Inté will be presenting his … Continue reading “Intekhab Hossain Receives ITCR Travel Fellowship”

Helping public health agencies improve emergency risk communication

A recent article featured on the HSPH news site highlights the work of Elena Savoia, a principal research scientist in the Department of Biostatistics and deputy director of the Emergency … Continue reading “Helping public health agencies improve emergency risk communication”

Mother’s Blood May Carry the Secret to One Type of Autism

Biostats Alum Stacy Alexeeff, (PhD ’13), currently at Kaiser Permanente, worked with a team of researchers from The Mind Institute at UC Davis to publish a recent study showing that … Continue reading “Mother’s Blood May Carry the Secret to One Type of Autism”

DFCI Postoc Open House – Register Now!

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Department of Data Science announces its third annual Postdoc Open House Day on Friday, October 14th, 12pm-7pm in person. If you are interested in learning more … Continue reading “DFCI Postoc Open House – Register Now!”

Postdoc Tian Gu Receives HDSI Funding

Congratulations to postdoc Tian Gu, who recently awarded the  2022 Postdoctoral Fellow Research Fund from the Harvard Data Science Initiative (HDSI). The fund  incentivizes and supports cross-disciplinary collaboration between data scientists at the postdoctoral … Continue reading “Postdoc Tian Gu Receives HDSI Funding”

From Data Science Class to the World of Health Tech Entrepreneurship

Health Data Science (HDS) master’s students Amber Nigam, SM ’23 and Jie Sun, SM ’22,  were recently profiled in an HSPH featured news article after joining forces to found a tech startup to help people manage … Continue reading “From Data Science Class to the World of Health Tech Entrepreneurship”

Alumnus Kevin Cummiskey Promoted at West Point

Congratulations to alumnus Colonel Kevin Cummiskey, PhD  ’18 who has been awarded the academic promotion to Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. The … Continue reading “Alumnus Kevin Cummiskey Promoted at West Point”

McGoldrick Fellow Sikhulile Moyo Named to TIME100 List of the Most Influential People in the World

McGoldrick Fellow, Dr.  Sikhulile  Moyo, has been named to TIME’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2022! Dr. Moyo is the Research Laboratory Director at the Botswana Harvard AIDS Institute … Continue reading “McGoldrick Fellow Sikhulile Moyo Named to TIME100 List of the Most Influential People in the World”