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”

Upcoming CBQG Thesis Defenses

**Contact Geryel Osorio Godoy for Zoom info 5/6/2020 at 3:00 pm Anna Booman Development of a Methodology to Assess Communication Skills in Angelman Syndrome Using Home-Based Video Recordings Thesis advisor: Dr. Wen-Hann … Continue reading “Upcoming CBQG Thesis Defenses”

Jeff Miller Receives PEER Award

Congratulations to Assistant Professor of Biostatistics Jeff Miller, who has received a Prevention and Early Detection for Emerging Researchers (PEER) Award from the Zhu Family Center for Global Cancer Prevention. The … Continue reading “Jeff Miller Receives PEER Award”

Katie Pietrini Joins Department Staff!

Please join us in welcoming the newest member of our staff, Katie Pietrini! Katie’s first day on the administrative team is today, Monday, September 30th.  She will serve as Administrative Assistant for … Continue reading “Katie Pietrini Joins Department Staff!”

Upcoming Career Development Events

Postdoc to Professor:  Lunchtime Chat on Academic Careers in Biostatistics Wednesday November 29, 1-2:15pm | Location TBA Lunch provided RSVP Here Hear from our own Cory Zigler, Tianxi Cai, Jeff … Continue reading “Upcoming Career Development Events”

Summer Project Presentations: Schedule

Tuesday, August 22nd 1:30-5:30 pm Reception to follow Kresge 502 Please join us for the Biostatistics Summer Project Presentations and reception! Students work very hard on their projects and are … Continue reading “Summer Project Presentations: Schedule”

Jeff Miller Awarded Dean’s Challenge Grant

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Jeffrey Miller who was recently chosen by The McLennan Dean’s Challenge Grant Program selection committee to receive funding in the amount of $50,000 to support research on “Studying mechanisms of … Continue reading “Jeff Miller Awarded Dean’s Challenge Grant”

Statistics When the Model is Wrong

Jeff Miller, Assistant Professor of Biostatistics, and Pierre Etienne Jacob, Assistant Professor of Statistics at FAS, were recently awarded funding by the Radcliffe Institute for a proposed Exploratory Seminar – … Continue reading “Statistics When the Model is Wrong”