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”

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”

Nan Laird Receives International Prize in Statistics

A huge congratulations to Professor Nan Laird who has received the prestigious 2021 International Prize in Statistics! The award was given in recognition of her groundbreaking work on powerful methods that have made possible the analysis of complex longitudinal … Continue reading “Nan Laird Receives International Prize in Statistics”

Doctoral Student Xiao Wu Named Recipient of IMS and ASA Awards

Doctoral student Xiao Wu, has been named a recipient of a 2020 Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) ​Hannan Graduate Student Travel Award. He has also been named a recipient of a 2020 Scholarship … Continue reading “Doctoral Student Xiao Wu Named Recipient of IMS and ASA Awards”

World Statistics Day – 10/20

In recognition of World Statistics Day on October 20, 2020, the American Statistical Association, theCaucus for Women in Statistics, the Harvard Data Science Review, the International Statistics Institute, and the … Continue reading “World Statistics Day – 10/20”

Francesca Dominici Receives Karl E. Peace Award

Congratulations to Francesca Dominici, Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science and Co-Director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, who was selected as the 2020 recipient of the … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Receives Karl E. Peace Award”

Briana Stephenson Contributes to Statfest Panel

Briana Stephenson, Assistant Professor in Biostatistics, recently spoke at StatFest 2019 at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. StatFest is a one-day conference aimed at encouraging students from … Continue reading “Briana Stephenson Contributes to Statfest Panel”

Sebastien Haneuse Elected Fellow of the ASA

We are extremely pleased to share the news that Associate Professor of Biostatistics Sebastien Haneuse has been elected a Fellow of the American Statistical Association! The ASA fellow committee recognizes him … Continue reading “Sebastien Haneuse Elected Fellow of the ASA”

Lee Kennedy-Shaffer Published in American Statistician

The American Statistical Association recently released a special edition of the American Statistician on “Statistical Inference in the 21st Century: A World Beyond p < 0.05” in which the lead … Continue reading “Lee Kennedy-Shaffer Published in American Statistician”