HDSI Awarded Grant from Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

The Harvard Data Science Initiative (HDSI) has received a generous grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation to support a team of Harvard faculty working on new methods for causal inference and … Continue reading “HDSI Awarded Grant from Alfred P. Sloan Foundation”

Francesca Dominici Receives Karl E. Peace Award

Congratulations to Francesca Dominici, Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science and Co-Director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, who was selected as the 2020 recipient of the … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Receives Karl E. Peace Award”

Rachel Nethery Receives HDSI Funding

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Biostatistics Rachel Nethery who has received funding from the Harvard Data Science Initiative Competitive Research Fund. Each year the HDSI fund provides targeted seed and bridge funding to … Continue reading “Rachel Nethery Receives HDSI Funding”

BIOC2020 – Abstracts Due 3/3

HDSI Industry Seminar with Dan Svirsky – 2/3

Industry Seminar: Dan Svirsky, Uber February 3rd 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Sever Hall 213 Title: Fighting Discrimination on Tech Platforms: An Insider and Outsider Account Abstract: The rise in … Continue reading “HDSI Industry Seminar with Dan Svirsky – 2/3”

HDSI Industry Seminar Series with Steve Sain – 12/3

Industry Seminar Series: Steve Sain, Jupiter Intel Tuesday, December 3rd 5 – 6:30 PM Sever Hall 213 – Harvard Yard RSVP Data science and the estimation of coastal flood risk … Continue reading “HDSI Industry Seminar Series with Steve Sain – 12/3”

Francesca Dominici Interview: Wildfire Health Impacts

As wildfires rage in California, what are the health impacts? Francesca Dominici, professor of biostatistics and co-director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, and colleagues have studied the growing threat posed … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Interview: Wildfire Health Impacts”

Data Science & Climate Change with Francesca Dominici – 11/12

Boston Women in Machine Learning and Data Science will host Francesca Dominici, professor of biostatistics and co-director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, to speak about how data science can be used to tackle … Continue reading “Data Science & Climate Change with Francesca Dominici – 11/12”

HDSI Industry Seminar Series – 10/29

Industry Seminar Series: Peak 6 Mike Treacy and Matt Hulsizer Tuesday, October 29, 2019 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM EDT Sever Hall 213, Harvard University – RSVP Come join the Harvard … Continue reading “HDSI Industry Seminar Series – 10/29”

Call for HDSI Postdoctoral Fellows

The Harvard University Data Science Initiative is seeking applications for its Harvard Data Science Initiative Postdoctoral Fellows Program for the 2020-2021 academic year. The duration of the Fellowship is two years. Fellows … Continue reading “Call for HDSI Postdoctoral Fellows”