Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our first year doctoral students. Hi everyone! My name is Luke Benz and I grew up in Middlebury, VT. I graduated from … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

DFCI Data Science Events

Data Science Zoominar: Mathematical Modeling and Cancer Prevention May 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT A conversation with Cristian Tomasetti, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins Medicine, … Continue reading “DFCI Data Science Events”

DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research

      DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research This annual symposium showcases the talent of early-career investigators at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center who work in population … Continue reading “DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research”

Cutter Lecture on Preventive Medicine w. Dr. Elisabete Weiderpass – 12/11

The Department of Epidemiology is hosting the upcoming 171st Cutter Lecture on Preventive Medicine with Dr. Elisabete Weiderpass. Friday, December 11th 4:00pm ET  | Via Zoom Elisabete Weiderpass, MD, PhD … Continue reading “Cutter Lecture on Preventive Medicine w. Dr. Elisabete Weiderpass – 12/11”

Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

Over the next few weeks we’ll be introducing you to our first year doctoral students. Hey everyone! My name is Corri Sept and I’m from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. I graduated in … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

Kareem Carr Explains Why 2+2=5

PhD student Kareem Carr’s productive Twitter dialogue about the abstract nature of mathematics was recently  profiled by Popular Mechanics in an article entitled “Why Some People Think 2+2=5…and why they’re right.” After … Continue reading “Kareem Carr Explains Why 2+2=5”

X. Shirley Liu Receives ISCB Innovator Award

Congratulations to professor Xiaole Shirley Liu, who has been selected as the recipient of the 2020 Innovator Award by the International Society of Computational Biology (ISCB)! The award is given to a leading … Continue reading “X. Shirley Liu Receives ISCB Innovator Award”

Jeff Miller Receives PEER Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Biostatistics Jeff Miller, who has received a Prevention and Early Detection for Emerging Researchers (PEER) Award from the Zhu Family Center for Global Cancer Prevention. The … Continue reading “Jeff Miller Receives PEER Award”