Spring Course Evaluations

As part of its mandate to monitor quality teaching in our School, the Committee on Educational Policy reviews the student course evaluations. The ratings for the Spring, Spring1, and Spring2 … Continue reading “Spring Course Evaluations”

2016 Holiday Message from Brent Coull

The Department was busy this past year concentrating on the development of several educational initiatives. We launched a new Masters program in Health Data Science, with the first cohort scheduled … Continue reading “2016 Holiday Message from Brent Coull”

Summer Course Evaluations

As part of a mandate to monitor the quality of teaching at the School, the Committee on Educational Policy (CEP) reviews student course evaluations and compiles a list of instructors … Continue reading “Summer Course Evaluations”

Commencement May 31, 2016

We hope everyone had a great long weekend.  In honor of Memorial Day yesterday, read our student story on Army officer, Kevin Cummiskey. We’re so thankful for his service!  Last Thursday was … Continue reading “Commencement May 31, 2016”

Translational Science Moving Forward

The Harvard Catalyst Biostatistics Program had another productive year. We continued to provide statistical consulting services to Harvard-affiliated investigators. This year, our consultants supported several K2 and R01 grant awards, collaborated … Continue reading “Translational Science Moving Forward”

Faculty Awards in 2015

 Professor Franziska Michor won a 2015 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science. Michor was chosen for her research that fuses evolutionary biology, mathematics, and clinical research toward a … Continue reading “Faculty Awards in 2015”

Faculty News

Congratulations to our faculty who received high course evaluation ratings (4.3 or higher) for their teaching during the 2015 Spring Semester and Summer Session! Paige Williams – BIO223, Applied Survival Analysis … Continue reading “Faculty News”

2015 Teaching Citation Award

Garrett Fitzmaurice, Professor of Biostatistics based at the McLean Hospital Laboratory for Psychiatric Biostatistics, was selected for a 2015 Teaching Citation Award. The award is given to faculty members who have enriched students’ academic, … Continue reading “2015 Teaching Citation Award”