McGoldrick Program Conference on Quantitative Methods in Global Health

The McGoldrick program hosted its Quantitative Methods in Global Health: Mini-Conference on Tuesday, August 16. Over 50 participants joined for the virtual conference, most from parts of sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. … Continue reading “McGoldrick Program Conference on Quantitative Methods in Global Health”

Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium

The 2022 Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology concluded last week, after the annual “Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium” was held virtually on Thursday, July 14th. Research project presentations were … Continue reading “Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium”

StatStart Receives CLIF Funding!

Congratulations to the StatStart team who was recently selected as a 2022-23 grant recipient of the Harvard Culture Lab Innovation Fund (CLIF)! The team will receive generous funding for their upcoming summer program after … Continue reading “StatStart Receives CLIF Funding!”

Goodman, Sebro, Pagano, and Bather Publish Paper in Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Biostats and Epidemiology

Alumni Melody Goodman, PhD ’06 and Ronnie Sebro, PhD ’07, professor Marcello Pagano, and doctoral student Jemar Bather recently published a paper on “Racial and Ethnic Diversity Among Students, Graduates, and Faculty in Biostatistics and Epidemiology, 2010-2020” in Public Health … Continue reading “Goodman, Sebro, Pagano, and Bather Publish Paper in Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Biostats and Epidemiology”

First day of the 2022 Summer Program!

The Department virtually welcomed the 2022 cohort of the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology this morning!Eleven undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students will spend the next 6 weeks participating in classes such as biostatistics, programming, health data science and … Continue reading “First day of the 2022 Summer Program!”

StatStart 2021 – Letter from the Program Director

Again, StatStart was a success this year. The students appreciated the opportunity to spend some time (virtually) with us. I would like to thank all the people who volunteered their … Continue reading “StatStart 2021 – Letter from the Program Director”

Another Successful Summer of StatStart!

The StatStart program concluded last week with 10 high school students presenting the research they worked on during the 4-week intensive summer program. The following topics were included in the presentations: Dose Finding … Continue reading “Another Successful Summer of StatStart!”

Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium

The 2021 Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology concluded last week, after the annual “Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium” was held virtually on Thursday, July 15th. Research project presentations were given by sixteen students who … Continue reading “Summer Program Concludes with a Successful Pipelines Into Biostatistics Symposium”

2021 Summer Program Starts Today!

The Department virtually welcomed the 2021 cohort of the Summer Program in Biostatistics and Computational Biology this morning! Seventeen undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students will spend the next 6 weeks learning about the use of quantitative methods for biological, environmental, and … Continue reading “2021 Summer Program Starts Today!”