ACEMS Podcast with Nan Laird, Garrett Fitzmaurice & Louise Ryan

The Random Sample, a podcast that discusses all things math and stats, was created by the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Mathematical & Statistical Frontiers. The most recent episode … Continue reading “ACEMS Podcast with Nan Laird, Garrett Fitzmaurice & Louise Ryan”

Cytel/Pfizer Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines Trials – 4/28

COVID- 19 Vaccine Trials: Novel Aspects of Design and Challenges of Analysis’ During this webinar a panel of Cytel experts will collaborate with external speakers from Pfizer to discuss: Clinical … Continue reading “Cytel/Pfizer Webinar on COVID-19 Vaccines Trials – 4/28”

Francesca Dominici to give MIT’s Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture – 4/21

The 18th Annual Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture Hosted by the Center for Global Change Science and Dept. of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT Francesca Dominici, PhD Clarence James … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici to give MIT’s Henry W. Kendall Memorial Lecture – 4/21”

HDSI Bias^2 Seminar w. Yeshimabeit Milner – 4/22

Bias^2 Seminar: Yeshimabeit Milner Thursday, April 22, 2021  |  1:30pm to 2:45pm ET  |  Registration Yeshimabeit Milner is the Founder & Executive Director of Data for Black Lives. She has worked since … Continue reading “HDSI Bias^2 Seminar w. Yeshimabeit Milner – 4/22”

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee to give “War Heriones Speak” Webinar – 4/22

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee, PhD ’03, will speak on gender based violence during a webinar sponsored by the Asian Pacific Institute on Earth Day, April 22. Her translated book, War Heroines Speak, which details … Continue reading “Alumna Nusrat Rabbee to give “War Heriones Speak” Webinar – 4/22″

Dr. Marie Davidian to Receive 2021 Zelen Award

We are extremely pleased to announce that internationally acclaimed biostatistician Dr. Marie Davidian will be the recipient of the prestigious 2021 Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science! Currently the J. Stuart … Continue reading “Dr. Marie Davidian to Receive 2021 Zelen Award”

Alumnus Mingyang Song Receives Dean’s Fund Activation Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Nutrition and Biostats alumnus Mingyang Song, SM ’14, who is a recipient of the Dean’s Fund for Scientific Advancement! Dr. Song received an … Continue reading “Alumnus Mingyang Song Receives Dean’s Fund Activation Award”

Precision Medicine: Statistical Opportunities & Challenges – 4/14

The Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Program organizes an annual symposium on a topic of interest to Harvard Catalyst statisticians and others in the wider Harvard community. Upcoming Biostatistics Symposia: Precision Medicine: … Continue reading “Precision Medicine: Statistical Opportunities & Challenges – 4/14”

Harvard Data Science Initiative Upcoming Events

Industry Seminar: Juan M. Lavista Ferres, Microsoft Thursday, April 15, 2021  |  1:30pm to 2:30pm ET  |  Registration Everything you always wanted to know about  AI and AI For Good* but … Continue reading “Harvard Data Science Initiative Upcoming Events”

Francesca Dominici Featured in April’s Nat Geo Cover Story

Francesca Dominici, the Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics,  Population & Data Science and Co-Director of the Data Science Initiative, was recently interviewed about her team’s work for the cover … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Featured in April’s Nat Geo Cover Story”