StatStart’s 5th Annual Summer Program!

StatStart, a summer program geared towards under-represented minority and low-income high school students from the Boston area, has just wrapped up its 5th year! On Friday, July 26th, in front … Continue reading “StatStart’s 5th Annual Summer Program!”

Summer Program Concludes with Annual Symposium

The 2019 Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology concluded last week, after the annual “Pipelines into Biostatistics Symposium” was held on Thursday, July 18th. Research project presentations were given … Continue reading “Summer Program Concludes with Annual Symposium”

McGoldrick Dissemination Day – 4/25

See website for more information including speaker info, agenda, and dial-in instructions.

Staff News: Sr. Program Coordinator Priti Thareja

We are very pleased to announce that Priti Thareja has joined the department as a Senior Program Coordinator! Priti will be at the helm of our diversity initiatives, organizing and running the Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational … Continue reading “Staff News: Sr. Program Coordinator Priti Thareja”

McGoldrick / ARISE Program: 2018 Update

One year ago, during December 2017, seven McGoldrick ARISE fellows from sub-Saharan Africa traveled to HSPH to attend a workshop led by Former Yerby Fellow Sarah Anoke, and Professors Marcello … Continue reading “McGoldrick / ARISE Program: 2018 Update”

StatStart Program: 2018 Update

The 2018 StatStart Program hosted 10 underrepresented minority high school students from Malden High School, Boston Latin Academy and the Neighborhood House Charter High School. The program was a tremendous … Continue reading “StatStart Program: 2018 Update”

Summer Diversity Program: 2018 Update

The Summer Diversity Program, directed by Professor Marcello Pagano and managed by Megan Scott, hosted 14 undergraduate students, 2 post-baccalaureate interns and 5 visiting faculty during Summer 2018. The students came from … Continue reading “Summer Diversity Program: 2018 Update”

Marcello Pagano Contributes to New Study on Hybrid Estimator

Professor Marcello Pagano and alumna Caroline Jeffery, PhD ’10, contribute to a new study published today in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, which outlines proposals for a more accurate … Continue reading “Marcello Pagano Contributes to New Study on Hybrid Estimator”

Alumni Interview with Mary J. Kwasny, ScD

Mary J. Kwasny, ScD ’98 Professor of Preventive Medicine (Biostatistics) Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University Where do you currently work and what are your job responsibilities? I am working … Continue reading “Alumni Interview with Mary J. Kwasny, ScD”

Another Successful Summer Program Concludes

On July 18-20, the six-week Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology culminated with an extremely successful three days of workshops, symposium, meetings, reunions, and celebration. All Summer Program activities were designed … Continue reading “Another Successful Summer Program Concludes”