HDSI Keynote w. Elizabeth Stuart – 10/5

Oct 05, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT Webinar – RSVP Moderated by Francesca Dominici, Faculty Co-Director, Harvard Data Science Initiative Please join The Harvard Data Science Initiative for their first keynote … Continue reading “HDSI Keynote w. Elizabeth Stuart – 10/5”

Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our first year doctoral students. Hi! My name is Sarika Aggarwal and I was born and raised in Houston, Texas. I recently … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

Researchers Accurately Flag More Deadly SARS-CoV-2 Variant

Professor Christoph Lange and Research Associate Georg Hahn are part of a team leading important research in the fight against COVID-19 by using methodology from genome-wide association studies (GWAS) to identify a mutation in … Continue reading “Researchers Accurately Flag More Deadly SARS-CoV-2 Variant”

Statisticians for Justice Reading Group – Begins 4/7

Doctoral students Eric Cohn and Stephanie Wu, along with Lecturer on Biostatistics Heather Mattie, are organizing a ‘Statisticians for justice’ reading group open to everyone in the department. Inspired by the ‘Eugenics and Statistics’ talk … Continue reading “Statisticians for Justice Reading Group – Begins 4/7”

Apple Women’s Health Study Celebrates First Anniversary

Researchers recently marked the first anniversary of the launch of the revolutionary Apple Women’s Health Study between the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Apple, and the National Institute of Environmental … Continue reading “Apple Women’s Health Study Celebrates First Anniversary”

Save the Date: Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future

Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future Friday, Feb 26th 1pm-2pm A panel discussion with: Scarlett Bellamy, Alumna, ScD ’01 Professor and Associate Dean for Diversity, Inclusion and Faculty Development, Drexel … Continue reading “Save the Date: Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future”

New Adjunct Faculty: Interview with Alisa Stephens-Shields, PhD’12

The Department is extremely pleased to welcome four distinguished colleagues– Scarlett Bellamy, Aaron Foster, DeJuran Richardson and Alisa Stephens– who will join our adjunct faculty and provide career mentorship for students and junior … Continue reading “New Adjunct Faculty: Interview with Alisa Stephens-Shields, PhD’12”