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”

Summer Project Presentations – 8/24 & 8/25

Our 2nd year PhD students will be presenting their summer projects on Monday, 8/24 starting at 4pm, with a second group of presentations on Tuesday, 8/25, starting at 2:30pm. Please email Jelena Follweiler for Zoom … Continue reading “Summer Project Presentations – 8/24 & 8/25”

Bethany Hedt-Gauthier & Isabel Fulcher Receive Canadian Institutes of Health Research Grant

Congratulations to alumnae Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, Associate Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine at HMS, and Biostatistics at HCSPH, and Isabel Fulcher, Postdoctoral Fellow with the Harvard Data Science Initiative, for receiving a Canadian Institutes of Health Research … Continue reading “Bethany Hedt-Gauthier & Isabel Fulcher Receive Canadian Institutes of Health Research Grant”

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”

Isabel Fulcher Receives Bloom Fellowship

Isabel Fulcher has been awarded funding from the Barry R. and Irene Tilenius Bloom Fellowship Fund for 2017-18. The fund provides critical financial aid—one of Bloom’s priorities as dean—that can transform … Continue reading “Isabel Fulcher Receives Bloom Fellowship”

2016-2017 Outstanding Teaching Assistants

Teaching assistants play a critical role in the educational efforts of the department. Outstanding TAs who exceed our expectations are recognized with a Certificate of Distinction in Teaching. Before nominating … Continue reading “2016-2017 Outstanding Teaching Assistants”

New Student & Postdoc Awards

Isabel Fulcher and Ben Wong have both been selected to receive one of the American Statistical Society’s Section on Statistics in Epidemiology Young Investigator Awards. The awards are intended to defray travel costs … Continue reading “New Student & Postdoc Awards”