There is overwhelming evidence that people of color, and Black communities in particular, are disproportionately exposed to harmful air pollutants. The NYTimes recently highlighted a study, conducted by a team of … Continue reading “New study led by Francesca Dominici quantifies the benefits of pollution reduction in terms of race and class”
Check out this cool. new online children’s book: Super Women: Statisticians and Data Scientists which features Biostats’ own Francesca Dominici and alumna Scarlet Bellamy! The team that created the book is working with the American Statistical … Continue reading “Super Women: Statisticians and Data Scientists”
HDSI Community Spring EventApril 3rd | Science and Engineering Complex (150 Western Ave, Allston)This event is open to all individuals affiliated with Harvard who are interested in getting to know … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”
Welcome to the 2023 Spring Career Development Series! Please feel free to share your ideas for this series or contact Dr. Erin Lake. Visit with department alumna Irina Degtiar, PhD ’21, Statistician at … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”
The Harvard University Data Science Initiative (HDSI) announced the AWS Impact Computing Project, a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) aimed at reimagining data science to identify potential solutions for … Continue reading “HDSI & Amazon Web Services New Collaboration”
On the occasion of its fifth anniversary, the Harvard Data Science Initiative leadership – Francesca Dominici, Elizabeth Langdon-Gray, and David C. Parkes– look back to embrace and celebrate their foundational principles, touch on particular … Continue reading “Spinning Up a Data Science Initiative at Harvard A Reflection on the HDSI ‘s 5th Anniversary”
Randy Williams Hello! My name is Randy Williams and I’m from New York. I have a bachelor’s in mathematics from Fordham University and master’s degree in biostatistics from Columbia University. … Continue reading “Meet Our New PhD Students!”
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Research by Francesca Dominici and her team on air pollution, health and environmental racism was recently cited on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver.
How much evidence do you need? Data Science to Inform Environmental Policy During the COVID-19 PandemicThe Boston Chapter of the ASA has selected Francesca Dominici, PhD, as the recipient of the … Continue reading “Mosteller Award Event w. Francesca Dominici – 3/10”