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”