Another Successful Summer Program Concludes

On July 18-20, the six-week Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology culminated with an extremely successful three days of workshops, symposium, meetings, reunions, and celebration. All Summer Program activities were designed … Continue reading “Another Successful Summer Program Concludes”

Health Data Science Facebook Live Q&A

Health Data Science Master’s Program director, Jukka-Pekka Onnela and executive director, Heather Mattie hosted a very successful Facebook Live Q&A last week, discussing the program and answering questions from a … Continue reading “Health Data Science Facebook Live Q&A”

Health Data Science – Live Q&A Tomorrow!

What is Health Data Science? What career opportunities await graduates? We’ll answer these questions and more tomorrow during a Facebook Live Q&A with Health Data Science Master’s Program director, Jukka-Pekka … Continue reading “Health Data Science – Live Q&A Tomorrow!”

Summer Program Students at Field of Dreams

Dr. Sarah Anoke and Dr. Heather Mattie attended the 2017 Field of Dreams Conference sponsored by The National Alliance for Doctoral Studies in the Mathematical Sciences last week and ran into 2017 Summer Program participants David … Continue reading “Summer Program Students at Field of Dreams”

Summer Program Students at SACNAS!

Dr. Heather Mattie attended The National Diversity in STEM conference sponsored by SACNAS (Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science) over the weekend and ran into 2017 Summer Program participants Danielle Baldwin and Alicia Dominguez!

New Course in Reproducible Research

The Department would like to announce a new course in reproducible research that addresses the increasing need for scientific rigor and transparency in studies of biomedical data. Course content has … Continue reading “New Course in Reproducible Research”

Pipelines into Biostatistics Annual Symposium

On July 19-21, the six-week Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology culminated with an extremely successful three days of workshops, symposium, meetings, reunions, evaluation and celebration. All Summer Program … Continue reading “Pipelines into Biostatistics Annual Symposium”

Upcoming Defense Schedule

Ryan Sun Dissertation Defense Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 10:00 AM, Kresge 502 Ryan will present his dissertation on “Methods for High-Dimensional Inference in Genetic Association Studies”.  His committee is chaired by Dr. Xihong … Continue reading “Upcoming Defense Schedule”

Biostats Annual Meet & Greet

The Department held their annual Meet and Greet on Friday in the Kresge cafeteria, giving faculty, researchers, students, and staff the chance to break from routine, and to socialize, snack, … Continue reading “Biostats Annual Meet & Greet”