Alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin Receives ASA Biometrics Section Paper Award

Congratulations to alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin, SM ’16, who was named a paper award winner for JSM 2021 by the American Statistical Association’s Biometrics Section. Currently a PhD Candidate in Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania, Marks-Anglin … Continue reading “Alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin Receives ASA Biometrics Section Paper Award”

HDSI Bias^2 Seminar w. Yeshimabeit Milner – 4/22

Bias^2 Seminar: Yeshimabeit Milner Thursday, April 22, 2021  |  1:30pm to 2:45pm ET  |  Registration Yeshimabeit Milner is the Founder & Executive Director of Data for Black Lives. She has worked since … Continue reading “HDSI Bias^2 Seminar w. Yeshimabeit Milner – 4/22”

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee to give “War Heriones Speak” Webinar – 4/22

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee, PhD ’03, will speak on gender based violence during a webinar sponsored by the Asian Pacific Institute on Earth Day, April 22. Her translated book, War Heroines Speak, which details … Continue reading “Alumna Nusrat Rabbee to give “War Heriones Speak” Webinar – 4/22″

Alumnus Mingyang Song Receives Dean’s Fund Activation Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Clinical Epidemiology and Nutrition and Biostats alumnus Mingyang Song, SM ’14, who is a recipient of the Dean’s Fund for Scientific Advancement! Dr. Song received an … Continue reading “Alumnus Mingyang Song Receives Dean’s Fund Activation Award”

Precision Medicine: Statistical Opportunities & Challenges – 4/14

The Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Program organizes an annual symposium on a topic of interest to Harvard Catalyst statisticians and others in the wider Harvard community. Upcoming Biostatistics Symposia: Precision Medicine: … Continue reading “Precision Medicine: Statistical Opportunities & Challenges – 4/14”

Jeff Miller’s Recognized Publication for Snedecor Award

Assistant Professor Dr. Jeff Miller’s article on “Robust Bayesian inference via coarsening” (Miller and Dunson, 2019) was selected as the recognized publication for the 2021 George W. Snedecor Award, received by Dr. … Continue reading “Jeff Miller’s Recognized Publication for Snedecor Award”

Zilin Li Receives IMS New Researcher Travel Award

Congratulations to research associate Zilin Li who has been selected to receive an Institute of Mathematical Statistics New Researcher Travel Award! The award is available to IMS members who are new researchers– any … Continue reading “Zilin Li Receives IMS New Researcher Travel Award”

Next Round of Lightning Talks! – 4/9

Friday, April 9, 2021  |  4:00pm |  Zoom Link Hugo Aerts Associate Professor, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School Director, Program for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine (AIM) Anna Beukenhorst Postdoctoral … Continue reading “Next Round of Lightning Talks! – 4/9”

Francesca Dominici Featured in April’s Nat Geo Cover Story

Francesca Dominici, the Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics,  Population & Data Science and Co-Director of the Data Science Initiative, was recently interviewed about her team’s work for the cover … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Featured in April’s Nat Geo Cover Story”

Yue Song Dissertation Defense – 4/9

Doctoral candidate Yue Song will present the dissertation entitled: “Methods for Meta-Analysis and for Modeling HIV Viral Rebound” Dissertation Committee: Rui Wang, Victor DeGruttola, Rajarshi Mukherjee Friday, April 9, 2021 | 9:00am … Continue reading “Yue Song Dissertation Defense – 4/9”