Data Science in Action Summer Camp – Register by 6/15

June 15th is the deadline to register for Data Science in Action – a two-week summer day camp  that will introduce high school students to machine learning and programming. The course consists … Continue reading “Data Science in Action Summer Camp – Register by 6/15”

Learning Locally to Understand Globally: Getting a Grasp on COVID Epidemiology

With cases still climbing in many parts of the world, the need to understand the epidemiological factors that underlie the transmission, behavior, and prevention of COVID-19 has become increasingly important. … Continue reading “Learning Locally to Understand Globally: Getting a Grasp on COVID Epidemiology”

Upcoming Career Development Series Events

Career Development Series Events This series picks up where general career development resources at HSPH and Harvard leave off, and provides the necessary focus that is specific to our students … Continue reading “Upcoming Career Development Series Events”

Next Round of Lightning Talks – 10/9

Friday, October 9, 2020 @ 4pm | Via Zoom Pierre Bushel, Adjunct Lecturer on Biostatistics, HSPH and Staff Scientist, Biostatistics and Computational Biology Branch, NIH/NIEHS Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Associate Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, … Continue reading “Next Round of Lightning Talks – 10/9”

Innovators in Therapeutics Speaker Series – 10/17

FEATURED SPEAKER Jeb Besser – Hedge Fund Manager, JEB Investments Thursday, October 17th, 4:00PM-5:30PM | HMS, BLDG C, Cannon Room 4PM networking reception and 4:30PM lecture RSVP here! We invite you to … Continue reading “Innovators in Therapeutics Speaker Series – 10/17”

Alumna Andrea Foulkes, SCD ’00, Joins MGH & HMS

We are extremely pleased to announce that Department alumna Dr. Andrea Foulkes, ScD ’00, has been named the incoming Director of the Biostatistics Center at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) with a faculty appointment … Continue reading “Alumna Andrea Foulkes, SCD ’00, Joins MGH & HMS”

Precision Medicine Conference – 6/18

Precision Medicine 2019: Can AI Accelerate Precision Medicine? Tuesday, June 18, 2019, 8:00 am – 4:45 pm ET Recent progress in artificial intelligence has been touted as the solution for … Continue reading “Precision Medicine Conference – 6/18”

Career Development: First Ever CBQG Panel 9/14

Please join us Thursday September 14 from 1-3:30pm All students, postdocs and faculty welcome, even those not working in this area since there is such overlap across disciplines within biostatistics. RSVP … Continue reading “Career Development: First Ever CBQG Panel 9/14”

Making Success Contagious: Empowering Medical Practitioners through Capacity Building

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, PhD ’08, has built a successful academic career by helping people develop research skills needed to succeed as medical practitioners. Motivated by the chronic health problems … Continue reading “Making Success Contagious: Empowering Medical Practitioners through Capacity Building”