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”

Big Data and the Future of Medicine in Chile

Department Chair John Quackenbush recently traveled to Chile where he made an exciting presentation at Congreso Futuro. The Congress is a national event featuring a series of TED-style talks on topics … Continue reading “Big Data and the Future of Medicine in Chile”

Heather Mattie on Health and Big Data in Chile

Heather Mattie, Instructor of Data Science and Executive Director of the Master’s Program in Health Data Science, recently participated in a conference on health and big data in Chile, a meeting that took place … Continue reading “Heather Mattie on Health and Big Data in Chile”