Get to Know Our First-Year PhD Students!

Hi! My name is Zhu (Lucy) Shen. I come from Nanjing, China. I did my undergraduate at Smith College, where I studied Mathematics (Statistics) and Economics. My interest in incorporating statistics … Continue reading “Get to Know Our First-Year PhD Students!”

Artificial Intelligence’s Promise and Peril

A recent article by Chris Sweeney in the Harvard Public Health magazine surveys current applications of AI in healthcare, highlighting the contributions of various members of the Harvard Chan School in exploring the … Continue reading “Artificial Intelligence’s Promise and Peril”

Alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin Receives ASA Biometrics Section Paper Award

Congratulations to alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin, SM ’16, who was named a paper award winner for JSM 2021 by the American Statistical Association’s Biometrics Section. Currently a PhD Candidate in Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania, Marks-Anglin … Continue reading “Alumna Arielle Marks-Anglin Receives ASA Biometrics Section Paper Award”

Department Colloquium & Career Chat w. Bhramar Mukherjee – 4/15

April 15th – Colloquium & Career Chat with: Bhramar Mukherjee, PhD Chair of Biostatistics, University of Michigan Handling Outcome Misclassification and Selection Bias in Association Studies Using Electronic Health Records … Continue reading “Department Colloquium & Career Chat w. Bhramar Mukherjee – 4/15”

Upcoming Dissertation & Thesis Defenses

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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!”

Alumnus Michael Marino Named Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine

Congratulations to alumnus Miguel Marino, PhD ’11, who is one of 10 scholars named as 2020’s Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine by the National Academy of Medicine! The scholars … Continue reading “Alumnus Michael Marino Named Emerging Leader in Health and Medicine”

Tanayott Thaweethai Dissertation Defense – 6/3

**Contact Jelena Follweiler for Zoom info 6/3/2020 at 2:00 pm Tanayott Thaweethai Adjusting for Selection Bias Due to Missing Data in Electronic Health Records-based Research Advisor: Sebastien Haneuse Dissertation Committee Members: Sebastien Haneuse, … Continue reading “Tanayott Thaweethai Dissertation Defense – 6/3”

Last Week’s Successful Thesis Defenses!

Congratulations to the following students who successfully defended their thesis last week! Zijie Zhao Benchmarking Synaptic Cleft Segmentation in EM ConnectomicsThesis advisor: Hanspeter Pfister (Harvard/SEAS) Thesis committee members: John Quackenbush, … Continue reading “Last Week’s Successful Thesis Defenses!”

Tanayott Thaweethai Dissertation Defense – 6/3

**Contact Jelena Follweiler for Zoom info 6/3/2020 at 2:00 pm Tanayott Thaweethai Adjusting for Selection Bias Due to Missing Data in Electronic Health Records-based Research Advisor: Sebastien Haneuse Dissertation Committee Members: Sebastien Haneuse, … Continue reading “Tanayott Thaweethai Dissertation Defense – 6/3”