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!”

Donald Hopkins Professional Development Workshop Series

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the departments of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Global Health and Population are pleased to invite you to our Spring 2021 professional development workshop series. … Continue reading “Donald Hopkins Professional Development Workshop Series”

Eugenics and Statistics Discussion – Recording Now Available

A special discussion on “Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future” took place on Friday, February 26th with Alumnae Scarlett Bellamy and Melody Goodman, along with University of Pennsylvania professor Tukufu Zuberi and professor Marcello Pagano. Thank … Continue reading “Eugenics and Statistics Discussion – Recording Now Available”

Save the Date: Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future

Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future Friday, Feb 26th 1pm-2pm A panel discussion with: Scarlett Bellamy, Alumna, ScD ’01 Professor and Associate Dean for Diversity, Inclusion and Faculty Development, Drexel … Continue reading “Save the Date: Eugenics and Statistics; Past, Present and Future”

Career Development Series – Upcoming Events

Lunchtime Career Chat with Mariel Finucane, PhD ‘11 Wednesday, October 21, 2020  | 1:00-1:55pm  |  Email for Zoom Info ALL students and postdocs are welcome! PhD students, SM students, and postdocs … Continue reading “Career Development Series – Upcoming Events”

Donald Hopkins Program Begins 2nd Year

In September 2019 the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health introduced the Donald Hopkins Predoctoral Scholars Program as a pipeline program designed to increase diversity in the STEM fields and … Continue reading “Donald Hopkins Program Begins 2nd Year”