Today the Science of Self-Driving Cars, Tomorrow the World of Data Science

Last week the CELEHS / HMS Data Science Summer Program kicked off a two-week program with 22 high school students from all over the US, as well as Canada and Mexico. The … Continue reading “Today the Science of Self-Driving Cars, Tomorrow the World of Data Science”

Nominations for Lagakos Alumni Award – Due 7/2

The Department is seeking nominations for the 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award. This award serves to recognize Department alumni whose research in statistical theory and application, leadership in biomedical research, and commitment … Continue reading “Nominations for Lagakos Alumni Award – Due 7/2”

Alumnus Nick Horton Elected ASA Vice President

Congratulations to Department alumnus Nicholas J. Horton, ScD ’99,  the Beitzel Professor of Technology and Society (Statistics and Data Science)  in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Amherst College, … Continue reading “Alumnus Nick Horton Elected ASA Vice President”

On the Data Frontline – Department of Biostatistics Alumni and Career Development Series featured in ASA’s Amstat News, STATtr@k!

Recently the ASA published the informative article ‘On the Data Frontline: Biostatisticians in the Hospital Research Setting,’ written by instructor Dr. Erin Lake, ScD ’01, Co-Director of the SM BIO programs … Continue reading “On the Data Frontline – Department of Biostatistics Alumni and Career Development Series featured in ASA’s Amstat News, STATtr@k!”

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”

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”

Upcoming Career Development Events

Career Development Series Events  This series picks up where general career development resources at HSPH and Harvard leave off, and provides the necessary focus that is specific to our students … Continue reading “Upcoming Career Development Events”

Career Development Series News

A very big thank you to our special guests Meredith Regan ScD ’98 (DFCI and HMS), Tanayott (Tony) Thaweethai PhD ’20 (MGH and HMS), Christine Ulysse SM ‘17 (MGH), Steven Staffa SM ’16 (BCH), and Nathan Hall SM ’18 (MEE) … Continue reading “Career Development Series News”