Alumna Scarlett Bellamy to Receive 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award

We are extremely pleased to announce that alumna Scarlett Bellamy, ScM ’97, ScD ’01 will be the recipient of the 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award! Dr. Bellamy is an internationally recognized biostatistician who has … Continue reading “Alumna Scarlett Bellamy to Receive 2021 Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award”

Larry Han Receives ENAR’s Top Award

In addition to receiving a distinguished student paper award at the annual Spring Meeting of the Eastern North American Region (ENAR)  of the International Biometric Society, doctoral student Larry Han was the recipient of the … Continue reading “Larry Han Receives ENAR’s Top Award”

COPSS-NISS COVID-19 Data Science Webinar Series

We are very pleased to announce the COPSS-NISS COVID-19 Data Science webinar series, which is co-organized by seven statistical societies and organizations, including the Committee of the Presidents of Statistical … Continue reading “COPSS-NISS COVID-19 Data Science Webinar Series”

Fostering Diversity in Biostatistics at ENAR – The Importance of Mentoring

In an era when many are exploring effective ways to increase the representation of minorities in STEM, how do organizations go about implementing new strategies?  The first step is often … Continue reading “Fostering Diversity in Biostatistics at ENAR – The Importance of Mentoring”

Biostats Reception at ENAR – Save the Date!

Please join the Biostatistics Department at the 2020 ENAR Spring Meeting for a reception to gather past and present members of the Department. This will be a great opportunity to catch up with colleagues, … Continue reading “Biostats Reception at ENAR – Save the Date!”

Special Seminar with Louise Ryan – 7/29

Monday, July 29th – Save the date! More information to follow. Louise Ryan Former Harvard Biostatistics Department Chair Distinguished Professor of Statistics, University of Technology Sydney “Tips for navigating a successful … Continue reading “Special Seminar with Louise Ryan – 7/29”

Student / Postdoc Awards

Two biostats students won awards during ENAR last week in Atlanta. Danilo Alivares received a distinguished student poster award for “A Sequential Approach to Bayesian Joint Modeling of Longitudinal and Survival Data” and David Cheng received … Continue reading “Student / Postdoc Awards”