32nd Annual NESS – Abstracts Due 3/30

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics and the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology of the University of Massachusetts-Amherst are excited to co-host the 32nd annual New England Statistics Symposium (NESS) on Saturday, … Continue reading “32nd Annual NESS – Abstracts Due 3/30”

Upcoming PhD Student Seminars

Tuesday March 20, 2018 Speaker: Jessica Cao Title: Internship at Boehringer Ingelheim & Cost-effectiveness Analysis for Hepatitis C Treatment in Chile Abstract: In the first half of this talk, I will discuss my … Continue reading “Upcoming PhD Student Seminars”

Summer Short Course on Causal Inference

An Introduction to Causal Inference: This 5-day course introduces concepts and methods for causal inference from observational data. Upon completion of the course, participants will be prepared to further explore the causal inference … Continue reading “Summer Short Course on Causal Inference”

Environmental Statistics Seminar with Alex D’amour – 3/8

Alex D’Amour Neyman Visiting Assistant Professor Dept of Statistics, UC Berkeley Thursday, March 8 EPI Library, Kresge 907 3:00-4:00 PM   Overlap in Observational Studies with High-Dimensional Covariates Causal inference … Continue reading “Environmental Statistics Seminar with Alex D’amour – 3/8”

NESS Colloquium Series with Michael Jordan, 1/31

Dr. Michael Jordan Pehong Chen Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and the Department of Statistics The University of California, Berkeley On Computational Thinking, Inferential … Continue reading “NESS Colloquium Series with Michael Jordan, 1/31”

Introducing New Doctoral Students

We’re continuing to feature our 1st year doctoral students! We hope everyone is able to get to know this talented and diverse new group of students. Hi! My name is Maya … Continue reading “Introducing New Doctoral Students”