You are what you eat: Large-scale study finds gut microbes associated with lower risks for diabetes, heart disease, obesity

A recent article in the Harvard Gazette outlines the findings of study co-authored by Professor Curtis Huttenhower examining the relationship between diet, the microbiome, and biomarkers of cardiometabolic health. The success of the Personalised … Continue reading “You are what you eat: Large-scale study finds gut microbes associated with lower risks for diabetes, heart disease, obesity”

Curtis Huttenhower and Yonatan Grad Receive Incubation Award

Dr. Curtis Huttenhower, Professor of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, and Dr. Yonatan Grad, Melvin J. and Geraldine L. Glimcher Assistant Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, were selected for an Incubation Award from the Harvard … Continue reading “Curtis Huttenhower and Yonatan Grad Receive Incubation Award”

HCMPH Holds Successful 2nd Annual Symposium

The Harvard Chan Microbiome in Public Health Center (HCMPH), co-directed by professors Curtis Huttenhower and Wendy Garrett (IID), held a very successful 2nd annual symposium, “Molecular bioactivity in the microbiome and public health” on Friday, … Continue reading “HCMPH Holds Successful 2nd Annual Symposium”

Last Week’s Successful Thesis Defenses!

Congratulations to Jingyi Chen, who successfully defended her thesis “Evaluating Semi-Supervised Learning Algorithms on Medical Images for Different Classification Tasks” last week! Thesis advisor: Synho Do (HMS) Thesis Committee Members: Curtis Huttenhower, … Continue reading “Last Week’s Successful Thesis Defenses!”

Upcoming CBQG Thesis Defenses

**Contact Geryel Osorio Godoy for Zoom info 5/6/2020 at 3:00 pm Anna Booman Development of a Methodology to Assess Communication Skills in Angelman Syndrome Using Home-Based Video Recordings Thesis advisor: Dr. Wen-Hann … Continue reading “Upcoming CBQG Thesis Defenses”

21st Annual Celebration with the Stars

21st Annual Celebration with the Stars A recognition event to honor staff, faculty and academic appointees who have reached a key milestone at Harvard in calendar year 2019 Wednesday, March 4, … Continue reading “21st Annual Celebration with the Stars”

Summer Program Concludes with Annual Symposium

The 2019 Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology concluded last week, after the annual “Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium” was held on Thursday, July 18th. Research project presentations were given … Continue reading “Summer Program Concludes with Annual Symposium”