Today the Science of Self-Driving Cars, Tomorrow the World of Data Science

Last week the CELEHS / HMS Data Science Summer Program kicked off a two-week program with 22 high school students from all over the US, as well as Canada and Mexico. The … Continue reading “Today the Science of Self-Driving Cars, Tomorrow the World of Data Science”

Upcoming Thesis & Dissertation Defenses

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Next Round of Lightning Talks – 3/5

Join us for the next round of Lightning Talks on: Friday, March 5th 4:00pm | Via Zoom With faculty speakers: Rafa Irizarry Xihong Lin Junwei Lu Rachel Nethery John Quackenbush … Continue reading “Next Round of Lightning Talks – 3/5”

Last Week’s Successful Thesis Defenses!

Congratulations to the following students who successfully defended their thesis last week! Zijie Zhao Benchmarking Synaptic Cleft Segmentation in EM ConnectomicsThesis advisor: Hanspeter Pfister (Harvard/SEAS) Thesis committee members: John Quackenbush, … Continue reading “Last Week’s Successful Thesis Defenses!”

Mathematical Foundations of Data Science Seminar

Assistant Professor Junwei Lu, along with Ethan X. Fang, Niao He, Zhaoran Wang, Zhuoran Yang, Tuo Zhao have organized a weekly online seminar on mathematical foundations of machine learning, statistics and optimization. The next … Continue reading “Mathematical Foundations of Data Science Seminar”

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”

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!”

First Lightning Talks of the Semester – TODAY!

Please join us for the first round of Lightning Talks of the semester tomorrow, Wednesday, September 5th! Dustin Rabideau will be the MC. This year we will have a mix … Continue reading “First Lightning Talks of the Semester – TODAY!”

Interview with Assistant Professor Junwei Lu

Please help us welcome Dr. Junwei Lu, who has recently joined the Department as Assistant Professor of Biostatistics. See what inspired Junwei to study biostatistics, his plans for his time in … Continue reading “Interview with Assistant Professor Junwei Lu”