Alumna Loni Philip Tabb Named Inaugural Awardee of ASA Annie T. Randall Innovator Award

Congratulations to alumna Loni Philip Tabb, PhD ’10, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at Drexel University, who has been named the first recipient of the American Statistical Association’s Annie … Continue reading “Alumna Loni Philip Tabb Named Inaugural Awardee of ASA Annie T. Randall Innovator Award”

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!”

Welcome Rachel Nethery & Briana Stephenson!

              We are extremely proud to officially welcome Dr. Rachel Nethery and Dr. Briana Stephenson to the Department today as Assistant Professors of Biostatistics! … Continue reading “Welcome Rachel Nethery & Briana Stephenson!”

The ASA Celebrates Women in Statistics

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/francesca-dominici/In honor of Women’s History Month, the American Statistical Association (ASA) celebrated women who work in statistics and data science with a series of short biographies on AMSTAT News. Both … Continue reading “The ASA Celebrates Women in Statistics”

Amstat News Profiles Data Science Program

Rafael Irizarry recently answered questions for the June edition of Amstat News profiling universities’ new master’s programs in data science and analytics. In describing the motivation for the Department’s new SM in Health Data Science, … Continue reading “Amstat News Profiles Data Science Program”

Fostering the Next Generation of Statisticians through Collaborative Internships

A well-structured internship program offers an opportunity to gain real-world experience and develop collaborations with cross-functional teams in real-world settings.  In a recent session of the 2016 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in … Continue reading “Fostering the Next Generation of Statisticians through Collaborative Internships”