Seminars & Events


For a full view of upcoming events, please see our calendar.

Featured Event

Seminars & Working Groups

Career Development Workshops

Annual Award Lectures

The Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award

This award recognizes Department alumni whose research in statistical theory and application, leadership in biomedical research, and commitment to teaching have had a major impact on the theory and practice of statistical science.

Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science

This honor is awarded to an individual in government, industry, or academia, who by virtue of his/her outstanding leadership, has greatly impacted the theory and practice of statistical science.

Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship

This lectureship is awarded to a promising statistician who has made contributions to either collaborative or methodologic research in the applications of statistical methods to biology or medicine, and/or who has shown excellence in the teaching of biostatistics.

Conferences & Special Events

Program in Quantitative Genomics (PQG) Conference

The PQG will host its 12th annual conference, “Quantitative Challenges in Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy” on November 4-5, 2019 at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA.

Department of Biostatistics Merck Workshop

In late 2009, Merck & Co, Inc. acquired Schering-Plough and sponsored the event dedicated to clinical trials through 2012.

Department of Biostatistics Schering-Plough Workshop

The Department organized a long-running workshop (1993-2009) dedicated to important topics in the application of statistics to clinical trials.