New Student & Postdoc Awards

Isabel Fulcher and Ben Wong have both been selected to receive one of the American Statistical Society’s Section on Statistics in Epidemiology Young Investigator Awards. The awards are intended to defray travel costs … Continue reading “New Student & Postdoc Awards”

Marvin Zelen Memorial Symposium

The 2017 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute/Frontier Science Technology and Research Foundation Marvin Zelen Memorial Symposium is honored to present “Contemporary Statistical Challenges in Clinical Research”, a tribute to Richard Gelber on … Continue reading “Marvin Zelen Memorial Symposium”

Giving Back 2016

We are extremely pleased to announce the receipt of a very generous gift to the Department of Biostatistics that has enabled us to fully endow the James Ware Fellowship Fund and … Continue reading “Giving Back 2016”

2016 Holiday Message from Xihong Lin

As we approach the holiday season, I would like to express my warmest appreciation to faculty, students, postdoctoral fellows, staff, alumni, and friends of the Harvard Biostatistics Department for your … Continue reading “2016 Holiday Message from Xihong Lin”

Harvard Catalyst 2016 Summary

The Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Program had another productive year under the directorship of Professor Rebecca Betensky.  The 29 Catalyst statisticians provided over 875 consultations to investigators at 28 Harvard-affiliated institutions.  … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst 2016 Summary”

2016 Holiday Message from Brent Coull

The Department was busy this past year concentrating on the development of several educational initiatives. We launched a new Masters program in Health Data Science, with the first cohort scheduled … Continue reading “2016 Holiday Message from Brent Coull”

KAU Collaboration in 2016

Continuing the work initiated by Bahaa Abalkhail and Jim Ware, the King Abdulaziz University MPH in Biostatistics and Epidemiology Program continues to grow under the able guidance of Marcello Pagano, … Continue reading “KAU Collaboration in 2016”

Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core – 2016 Summary

The Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core had another productive year under the leadership of Shannan Ho Sui. We were excited to recruit Dr. Victor Barrera from Madrid with his expertise in epigenetics and pipeline … Continue reading “Harvard Chan Bioinformatics Core – 2016 Summary”

Special Seminar with Boehringer Ingelheim

Please join us for a special presentation by a group of statisticians from the pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim on Friday, December 9 at noon in the Biostats Conference Room. The group will … Continue reading “Special Seminar with Boehringer Ingelheim”