Crowdsourcing Data to Fight COVID-19

A new article in the Harvard Gazette outlines the findings of a recent study looking at information gathered by an app used by 500,000 people to log daily symptoms, health status, … Continue reading “Crowdsourcing Data to Fight COVID-19”

Nan Laird to Give the 25th Distinguished Statistician Colloquium

The Department of Statistics at the University of Connecticut will host the 25th Distinguished Statistician Colloquium. The purpose of the Colloquium is to provide a forum for a distinguished statistician … Continue reading “Nan Laird to Give the 25th Distinguished Statistician Colloquium”

Register for Data Science 2020 – The Marvin Zelen Symposium

REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 16th The topic of this year’s Marvin Zelen Symposium has to do with the year itself — 2020. This first year of a new decade brings with … Continue reading “Register for Data Science 2020 – The Marvin Zelen Symposium”

Frontiers in Biostatistics Webinar – 9/15

A New Hybrid Phase I-II-III Clinical Trial Paradigm Peter F. Thall, PhD Department of Biostatistics University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Tuesday September 15th 1:00PM ET Click here to … Continue reading “Frontiers in Biostatistics Webinar – 9/15”

Data Science Initiative Industry Seminar- 9/15

Industry Seminar: Brad Allen and Daniel Kershaw, Elsevier Tuesday, September 15 4:00pm to 5:30pm via Zoom – see site to register After a COVID-19 induced hiatus the monthly HDSI Industry Seminar … Continue reading “Data Science Initiative Industry Seminar- 9/15”

Catalyst Biostatistics Journal Club – 9/16

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 1:00 – 2:00 pm  |  via Zoom Edie Weller, PhD Harvard Medical School, Boston Children’s Hospital “In-hospital mortality by pump type for pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation … Continue reading “Catalyst Biostatistics Journal Club – 9/16”

Department of Epidemiology – 9/16

“How COVID-19 has Changed the World and What the Future Holds” Michael T. Osterholm, PhD, MPH Director, Center for Infectious Disease Research Policy (CIDRAP), Regents Professor, McKnight Presidential Endowed Chair … Continue reading “Department of Epidemiology – 9/16”

DFCI Zoominar for Data Science – 9/2

Rather than a traditional seminar format, Rafael Irizarry will moderate a Q&A with invited speakers on various topics in data science. September 2, 2020 Data Visualización Literacy: Avoiding common mistakes … Continue reading “DFCI Zoominar for Data Science – 9/2”

Gabe Loewinger Receives F31 Award

Congratulations to PhD student Gabriel Loewinger who recently received a F31 – Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award from The National Institute on Drug Abuse. Gabe’s F31 focuses on developing … Continue reading “Gabe Loewinger Receives F31 Award”