Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium

The 2021 Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology concluded last week, after the annual “Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium” was held virtually on Thursday, July 15th. Research project presentations were given by sixteen students who … Continue reading “Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium”

DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research

DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research *Call for Abstracts* 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”

DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research

DF/HCC Celebration of Early Career Investigators in Cancer Research *Call for Abstracts* 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”

Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health with F. DuBois Bowman – 12/3

Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health: F. DuBois Bowman, PhD Thursday, December 3, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm “The Vital Role of Public Health Leadership in Addressing Firearm Safety and … Continue reading “Yerby Diversity Lecture in Public Health with F. DuBois Bowman – 12/3”

DFCI Zoominars for Data Science Lineup

We are pleased to announce a new weekly Zoominar for Data Science. Rather than a traditional seminar format, Rafael Irizarry will moderate a Q&A with invited speakers on various topics in data … Continue reading “DFCI Zoominars for Data Science Lineup”

Navigating Harvard Through Mentorship – 12/11

Please join us for our first dedicated event in support of diversity and inclusion on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 featuring Dr. Monik Jimenez, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brigham and … Continue reading “Navigating Harvard Through Mentorship – 12/11”

New Department Diversity and Inclusion Affinity Group

The Department of Biostatistics is organizing the first meeting of a new departmental Diversity and Inclusion Affinity group. To ensure this space is collaborative, we would like to invite your input via this survey, … Continue reading “New Department Diversity and Inclusion Affinity Group”

Register for Annual HEAL Conference – 3/30

Organized by the Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Fellows, the annual HEAL Conference focuses on discussions and actions to promote racial, gender, sexual, and socioeconomic health equity nationally and globally. This … Continue reading “Register for Annual HEAL Conference – 3/30”

Melody Goodman Receives Network Builder Award

Congratulations to alumna Melody Goodman, PhD ’06, who recently received the Network Builder Award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) New Connections program. New Connections aims to expand the diversity of … Continue reading “Melody Goodman Receives Network Builder Award”

The Life & Legacy of Dr. Bill Jenkins (1945-2019)

The Biostatistics Department celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Bill Jenkins, an epidemiologist whose career was strongly influenced by the exposure of the unethical Tuskegee syphilis study in the 1960s. … Continue reading “The Life & Legacy of Dr. Bill Jenkins (1945-2019)”