Fifth Boston Pharmaceutical Symposium: Virtual Seminar Series by the Boston Chapter of the ASA

The Boston Chapter of the American Statistical Association (BCASA) invites you to attend the Fifth Boston Pharmaceutical Symposium. As an annual event, the Boston Pharmaceutical Symposium provides a unique venue for … Continue reading “Fifth Boston Pharmaceutical Symposium: Virtual Seminar Series by the Boston Chapter of the ASA”

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!”

Yige Li Receives ASA Student Paper Award

Congratulations to PhD student Yige Li who recently received a 2021 Student Paper Award from the ASA Section on Health Policy Statistics for her paper on Effectiveness of Localized Lockdowns in the COVID-19 Pandemic. The paper is co-authored … Continue reading “Yige Li Receives ASA Student Paper Award”

Eric Cohn Receives ASA Young Investigator Award

Congratulations to PhD student Eric Cohn who recently received a Young Investigator Award from the ASA’s Statistics in Epidemiology Section to present at JSM for his paper on Generalization and Individualization … Continue reading “Eric Cohn Receives ASA Young Investigator Award”

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”

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”

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”