Using Abstract Math to Solve Real-World Crises

A recent article from NIH profiles alumnus Roland A. Matsouaka, a recipient of Master’s and doctoral degrees in Biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health, who studied with Professor Rebecca Betensky (currently … Continue reading “Using Abstract Math to Solve Real-World Crises”

Epidemiology Seminar with Alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen

MR GENIUS: A Principled Approach to Robust Mendelian Randomization Inference Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, PhD Luddy Family President’s Distinguished Professor Professor of Statistics Wharton University of Pennsylvania Wednesday, October 21, 2020 … Continue reading “Epidemiology Seminar with Alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen”

Get to Know Our New PhD Students!

This is our last group of 1st year doctoral students to introduce– we look forward to working with them all! Hi, my name is Zebin Wang. I come from Zhejiang, China, … Continue reading “Get to Know Our New PhD Students!”

Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen

The Department was honored to virtually host alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, PhD ’06, as he presented this year’s Myrto Lefkopoulou lecture last week. Thank you to the committee chair Garrett Fitzmaurice and the award committee members for … Continue reading “Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen”

Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen

We are extremely pleased for Department alumnus Dr. Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, PhD ’06, to present the 2020 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship later this week. Please join us for his virtual lecture on: … Continue reading “Myrto Lefkopoulou Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen”

Myrto Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen – 9/17

We are extremely pleased to announce that Department  alumnus Dr. Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen will be the recipient of the 2020 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship. Please join us for his virtual lecture, “An introduction to … Continue reading “Myrto Lecture with Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen – 9/17”

Save the Dates: Myrto & Lagakos Award Lectures

Dr. Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, the Luddy Family President’s Distinguished Professor in the Department of Statistics at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, will be the recipient of the 2020 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished … Continue reading “Save the Dates: Myrto & Lagakos Award Lectures”

Alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen Named 2020 Recipient of Myrto Kefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship

We are extremely pleased to announce that alumnus Dr. Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen, ’06 will be the recipient of the 2020 Myrto Lefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship. Dr. Tchetgen Tchetgen will receive the award and deliver a … Continue reading “Alumnus Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen Named 2020 Recipient of Myrto Kefkopoulou Distinguished Lectureship”

Last Week’s Successful Dissertation Defenses!

Congratulations  to Dr. Kaitlyn Cook who successfully defended her dissertation “Monitoring and Analysis of Cluster-Randomized Trials with Interval-Censored Endpoints” last week! Advisors: Rui Wang, Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen Dissertation Committee Members: Rui Wang, Eric Tchetgen … Continue reading “Last Week’s Successful Dissertation Defenses!”