New Department Diversity and Inclusion Affinity Group

The Department of Biostatistics is organizing the first meeting of a new departmental Diversity and Inclusion Affinity group. To ensure this space is collaborative, we would like to invite your input via this survey, … Continue reading “New Department Diversity and Inclusion Affinity Group”

Katie Pietrini Joins Department Staff!

Please join us in welcoming the newest member of our staff, Katie Pietrini! Katie’s first day on the administrative team is today, Monday, September 30th.  She will serve as Administrative Assistant for … Continue reading “Katie Pietrini Joins Department Staff!”

Jelena Tillotson-Follweiler’s Harvard Hero Nomination

A steadfast presence in the Department for over 20 years, Manager of Academic Services Jelena Tillotson-Follweiler was recently honored as a nominee for the Harvard Heroes Recognition Program. Jelena was recognized as both a prolific … Continue reading “Jelena Tillotson-Follweiler’s Harvard Hero Nomination”

Staff News: Sr. Program Coordinator Priti Thareja

We are very pleased to announce that Priti Thareja has joined the department as a Senior Program Coordinator! Priti will be at the helm of our diversity initiatives, organizing and running the Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational … Continue reading “Staff News: Sr. Program Coordinator Priti Thareja”

Parmigiani & Braun Receive Acceleration Award

Congratulations to project co-leaders Giovanni Parmigiani and Danielle Braun who recently received the Dean’s Fund for Scientific Advancement: Acceleration Award for their proposal on Inherited Cancer Risk Knowledge Base. Their research team is interested … Continue reading “Parmigiani & Braun Receive Acceleration Award”

Pipelines into Biostatistics Annual Symposium

On July 19-21, the six-week Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology culminated with an extremely successful three days of workshops, symposium, meetings, reunions, evaluation and celebration. All Summer Program … Continue reading “Pipelines into Biostatistics Annual Symposium”

Biostatistics and Statistics Anniversary Event – Friday

A Celebration of the 70th and 60th Anniversaries of the Harvard Biostatistics and Statistics Departments Friday, May 5, 2017 Harvard University Hilles Event Hall, 59 Shepard St | Cambridge After … Continue reading “Biostatistics and Statistics Anniversary Event – Friday”