MGH Applied Biostatistics Seminar w. Nima Hejazi – 12/1

MGH Applied Biostatistics Seminar Series  Using stochastic-interventional causal effects to evaluate treatment efficacy in clinical trials Nima Hejazi, PhDAssistant ProfessorDepartment of BiostatisticsHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Thursday December … Continue reading “MGH Applied Biostatistics Seminar w. Nima Hejazi – 12/1”

Harvard Catalyst Short Course – 12/2

Biostatistics short course: Incorporating Functional Data into Statistical ModelsFriday, December 2, 20229:00 am – 1:00 pmRegister here – Registration Deadline: November 30, 2022 In this short course, Todd Ogden, PhD, Columbia University, … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Short Course – 12/2”

Harvard Catalyst Journal Club – 12/7

Biostatistics Journal Club: Statistical Considerations in Studies of Assisted Reproduction Wednesday, December 7, 20221:00 pm – 2:00 pmRegister here Laura Dodge, ScD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, will discuss statistical considerations … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Journal Club – 12/7”

Harvard Radcliffe Institute Event w. Susan A. Murphy – 12/7

Algorithms for Personalizing Digital InterventionsA presentation from Professor Susan A. MurphyWednesday, December 7th, 12 PM ETOnline on Zoom – Register hereMurphy is a statistician and computer scientist whose lab develops data … Continue reading “Harvard Radcliffe Institute Event w. Susan A. Murphy – 12/7”

DFCI Bayes-Mendel Lab Develops New Cancer Screening Tool

The Bayes-Mendel Lab at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, co-led by Professor Giovanni Parmigiani and alumna and Senior Research Scientist Danielle Braun, has developed MyLynch, a cancer risk screening tool for people with Lynch syndrome. Per the DFCI … Continue reading “DFCI Bayes-Mendel Lab Develops New Cancer Screening Tool”

Heather Mattie’s Recent HDSR Article Data Science in Public Health: Building Next Generation Capacity

Data Science in Public Health: Building Next Generation Capacityby Nicholas Mirin, Heather Mattie, Latifa Jackson, Zainab Samad, and Rumi ChunaraAbstract:Rapidly evolving technology, data, and analytic landscapes are permeating many fields … Continue reading “Heather Mattie’s Recent HDSR Article Data Science in Public Health: Building Next Generation Capacity”

Harvard Catalyst Journal Club – 11/9

Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Journal Club: Directional Testing in Mediation Analysis Wednesday, November 9, 2022 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Register Here This discussion, led by Jonathan Dreyfuss, PhD, Joslin Diabetes … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Journal Club – 11/9”

Xihao Li Receives Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine Fellowship

Postdoc and alumna Xihao Li, PhD ’21, has recently been awarded a Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine (TOPMed) Fellowship from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), which is a one-year … Continue reading “Xihao Li Receives Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine Fellowship”

Giovanni Stracquadanio Talk at Quackenbush Lab Meeting – 10/18

Polymer physics of structural evolution in synthetic yeast chromosomesHow to learn something from very small genomic dataTuesday, October 18Lab Meeting: 9:30 -11:00amTalk: 10-11amZoom or In Person (Bldg 2, Rm 426) Giovanni … Continue reading “Giovanni Stracquadanio Talk at Quackenbush Lab Meeting – 10/18”

HDSI Causal Seminar w. Edward McFowland III – 10/20

HDSI Causal Seminar: Edward McFowland III, Harvard UniversityThursday, October 20, 20223:30 PM – 5:30 PM ESTHawes Hall, Classroom 203, Harvard Business SchoolRegister hereEdward McFowland IIIAsst. Professor, Technology & Operations Management … Continue reading “HDSI Causal Seminar w. Edward McFowland III – 10/20”