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!”

JP Onnela to Give Keynote Speech at #DSC017

Associate Professor JP Onnela will give a keynote speech on Smartphone-based Digital Phenotyping at the upcoming Data Institute Annual Conference on October 15-17 in San Francisco. The conference will draw leaders of industry … Continue reading “JP Onnela to Give Keynote Speech at #DSC017”

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”

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”

Yered Pita-Juarez Dissertation Defense

Friday, July 14th 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM FXB FXB-G10 Yered Pita-Juarez will present his dissertation on “Three Aspects of Gene Expression: Pathway Coexpression, Cross-Species Analysis of RNA-seq Data, and … Continue reading “Yered Pita-Juarez Dissertation Defense”

Summer Program Update – Research Projects

Students finished their first full week of the Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology!  This week students were assigned research projects that they will be working on throughout the next … Continue reading “Summer Program Update – Research Projects”

Upcoming Defense Schedule

Yulei Wang Thesis Defense Monday, May 1, 2017, 1:00 PM, Bldg 2, Rm 401 Yulei will present her Master’s thesis on “Studying Life Rhythmicity Among Mood Disorder Patients with Smartphone Sensor Data”.  Her … Continue reading “Upcoming Defense Schedule”

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”

2016 Holiday Message from Xihong Lin

As we approach the holiday season, I would like to express my warmest appreciation to faculty, students, postdoctoral fellows, staff, alumni, and friends of the Harvard Biostatistics Department for your … Continue reading “2016 Holiday Message from Xihong Lin”