Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science with 2020 Recipient Dr. Roderick Little – 12/10

We are extremely pleased to announce that Dr. Roderick J. Little, the Richard D. Remington Distinguished University Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Michigan, will be the recipient of the 2020 … Continue reading “Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science with 2020 Recipient Dr. Roderick Little – 12/10”

Upcoming Dissertation & Thesis Defenses

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DF/HCC Cancer Data Science Program & Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core Joint Symposium on scRNAseq Methodology – 12/14

DF/HCC Cancer Data Science Program & Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core Joint Symposium on scRNAseq Methodology RSVP at https://bit.ly/CDSBioDec14 Speakers: Aedin Culhane, Senior Research Scientist, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard T.H. Chan … Continue reading “DF/HCC Cancer Data Science Program & Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core Joint Symposium on scRNAseq Methodology – 12/14”

COVID-19 Survey Aims to Understand Pandemic’s Impact on Grad Students

A group of students and researchers led by Professor Xihong Lin have been working on a survey for graduate students to assess the effects of COVID-19 on the graduate community and to allow … Continue reading “COVID-19 Survey Aims to Understand Pandemic’s Impact on Grad Students”

Harvard-MIT CRS Regulatory Science Doctoral Student Symposium Presenter Submissions Due 1/8

The Harvard-MIT Center for Regulatory Science is holding a virtual student symposium on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 from 9am-12pm ET.  They invite all students to sign up to present using the … Continue reading “Harvard-MIT CRS Regulatory Science Doctoral Student Symposium Presenter Submissions Due 1/8”

DFCI Postdoc Open House – 12/7

The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Department of Data Science announces our first annual Postdoc Open House. Join us on Monday, December 7th at 1:00PM EST to explore postdoctoral opportunities in cancer … Continue reading “DFCI Postdoc Open House – 12/7”

Exploring the Link Between Pollution and COVID-19 Mortality

A recent study published by the Oxford University Press underlines the role of climate change and poor air quality in contributing to the harm wrought by the COVID-29 pandemic.  The study, co-authored by Francesca … Continue reading “Exploring the Link Between Pollution and COVID-19 Mortality”

The 2020 PQG Conference: Exploring the clinical implications for research on genetic variance

The Program in Quantitative Genomics recently held its 14th annual conference, “From Variants and Genes to Clinical Actions”, via Zoom on November 5-6, 2020. The conference brought together a number … Continue reading “The 2020 PQG Conference: Exploring the clinical implications for research on genetic variance”