Alumnus Nick Horton Appointed Co-Chair of CATS

Alumnus Nick Horton, ScD ’99, who is the Beitzel Professor in Technology and Society (Statistics and Data Science) at Amherst College, has been appointed co-chair of the National Academies Committee on … Continue reading “Alumnus Nick Horton Appointed Co-Chair of CATS”

Undetected Cases Speed COVID-19 Spread and a Potential Second Wave

Professor of Biostatistics and Statistics Xihong Lin along with a team of scientists from Huazhong Science and Technology University in Wuhan, including the co-corresponding author Chaolong Wang, a former Biostats postdoctoral fellow, recently published … Continue reading “Undetected Cases Speed COVID-19 Spread and a Potential Second Wave”

Alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen Named 2020 Recipient of Myrto Kefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship

We are extremely pleased to announce that alumnus Dr. Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, ’06 will be the recipient of the 2020 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship. Dr. Tchetgen Tchetgen will receive the award and deliver a … Continue reading “Alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen Named 2020 Recipient of Myrto Kefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship”

Summer Career Development Resources

If you are interested in joining us as a guest, or have ideas regarding speakers or programs for the upcoming academic year, please contact Dr. Erin Lake. Don’t miss these helpful … Continue reading “Summer Career Development Resources”

Alumnus Michael Marino Named Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine

Congratulations to alumnus Miguel Marino, PhD ’11, who is one of 10 scholars named as 2020’s Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine by the National Academy of Medicine! The scholars … Continue reading “Alumnus Michael Marino Named Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine”

2019-20 Career Development Wrap Up with Dr. Erin Lake

There is a continuum of knowledge and experience between current and past members of our department that is critical to our programs, curriculum, research and teaching.  This feedback loop of … Continue reading “2019-20 Career Development Wrap Up with Dr. Erin Lake”

Career Development – Upcoming Events

Career Development Series It is that time of year when students and faculty alike are preparing for the end of their semester courses, and many students are defending PhD dissertations or … Continue reading “Career Development – Upcoming Events”

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee Publishes Book

Alumna Nusrat Rabbee, PhD ’03, has recently published the book “Biomarker Analysis in Clinical Trials Using R” which offers practical guidance to statisticians in the pharmaceutical industry on how to incorporate … Continue reading “Alumna Nusrat Rabbee Publishes Book”

Career Development – Upcoming Events

Thanks to all who have been participating! We are learning a lot from each other and having some great discussions amidst this very challenging time. If you have input regarding … Continue reading “Career Development – Upcoming Events”

Alumnus Yu Guo Creates COVID-19 Tracking Resource

Department alumna Yu Guo, PhD ’06, has led the effort to create a comprehensive, real-time COVID-19 tracking resource for the US and Canada. The site has had over 100 millions visitors … Continue reading “Alumnus Yu Guo Creates COVID-19 Tracking Resource”