DFCI Postdoc Recruitment Day – 11/3

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Department of Data Science announces its second annual Postdoc Recruitment Day on Wednesday, November 3rd from 1-3pm EST. If you are interested in learning more about postdoctoral … Continue reading “DFCI Postdoc Recruitment Day – 11/3”

Health Data Science Symposium: Smartphones, Wearables, and Health – 11/5 – Reduced Registration by 10/5 –

You are cordially invited to the 3rd Annual Health Data Science Symposium , “Smartphones, Wearables, and Health” on Nov 5th 2021. The 2021 focus is on Digital Phenotyping, Wearables, Smartphones, & Personal … Continue reading “Health Data Science Symposium: Smartphones, Wearables, and Health – 11/5 – Reduced Registration by 10/5 –”

Artificial Intelligence’s Promise and Peril

A recent article by Chris Sweeney in the Harvard Public Health magazine surveys current applications of AI in healthcare, highlighting the contributions of various members of the Harvard Chan School in exploring the … Continue reading “Artificial Intelligence’s Promise and Peril”

PhD Student Award Recipients Larry Han and Cathy Xue

    PhD students Larry Han and Cathy Xue won the Munich Re / HSB Student Poster Awards at the New England Statistics Symposium held in Rhode Island this past week. Larry’s poster was titled “Optimal … Continue reading “PhD Student Award Recipients Larry Han and Cathy Xue”

HBC Workshop: Introduction to the command-line interface – Register by 10/7

Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core presents: Introduction to the command-line interface (Unix/Linux/shell/bash) October 19th, 22nd and 26th 2020 (9:30am – 12pm) More information & Registration Registration fee: $35 Workshop Location: Online … Continue reading “HBC Workshop: Introduction to the command-line interface – Register by 10/7”

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Short Course w. Peter Thall – 10/15

Biostatistics short course: Statistical Remedies for Flawed Conventions in Medical Research Led by Peter Thall, PhD, of M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, this short course will identify and describe, by example, problems … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Short Course w. Peter Thall – 10/15”

HGWISE Mentoring Program – Mentee Applications Now Open!

The Harvard Graduate Womxn in Science and Engineering (HGWISE) would like to invite applications for their Graduate Mentoring Program. Graduate school is a pivotal time in a researcher’s career, and mentoring is among the most significant forces that shape a … Continue reading “HGWISE Mentoring Program – Mentee Applications Now Open!”

HBC Workshop on Reproducible Research in R with Rmarkdown – 9/29

Register now for an online workshop on Reproducible Research in R with Rmarkdown from the Harvard Bioinformatics Core. This workshop will be held via Zoom on Wednesday, September 29 from 1-4pm. Workshop description: Reproducible research is as … Continue reading “HBC Workshop on Reproducible Research in R with Rmarkdown – 9/29”

Harvard Catalyst Fall Semester Events – Save the Date!

10/6/2021, 1-2pm Journal Club Robert Glynn, PhD, ScD, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Mediation analysis to elucidate pathways in randomized trials 10/15/2021,  9am-1pm Short Course Peter Thall, PhD, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Fall Semester Events – Save the Date!”

Excess of COVID-19 cases and deaths due to fine particulate matter exposure during the 2020 US wildfires

The warming climate we are experiencing in the US is expected to increase wildfire risk and, consequently, exposure to smoke. Studies have shown that short-term exposure to fine particulate matter … Continue reading “Excess of COVID-19 cases and deaths due to fine particulate matter exposure during the 2020 US wildfires”