Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research (CBAR): Year-End Update 2022

The Department of Biostatistics’ Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research (CBAR), directed by Professor Michael Hughes, has a broad research agenda on infectious diseases with a longstanding focus on HIV, tuberculosis … Continue reading “Center for Biostatistics in AIDS Research (CBAR): Year-End Update 2022”

The Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award w. Dr. Andrea Foulkes

The Department was honored to host alumna Dr. Andrea Foulkes, ScD ’00, as she presented this year’s Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award lecture last week on “Biostatistics and Infectious Disease Research: … Continue reading “The Lagakos Distinguished Alumni Award w. Dr. Andrea Foulkes”

Stephanie Wu Awarded ASA’s Bryant Scholarship

Congratulations to PhD candidate Stephanie Wu who was awarded the ASA’s Edward C. Bryant Scholarship for an outstanding graduate student in survey statistics at JSM 2022, after being nominated by Dr. … Continue reading “Stephanie Wu Awarded ASA’s Bryant Scholarship”

Upcoming Thesis & Dissertation Defenses

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Summer Project Presentations – 8/24 & 8/25

Our 2nd year PhD students will be presenting their summer projects on Monday, 8/24 starting at 4pm, with a second group of presentations on Tuesday, 8/25, starting at 2:30pm. Please email Jelena Follweiler for Zoom … Continue reading “Summer Project Presentations – 8/24 & 8/25”

Dustin Rabideau’s Successful Defense!

Congratulations to Dr. Dustin Rabideau who successfully defended his dissertation on Robust Statistical Methods for Cluster Randomized Trials! Advisor: Dr. Rui Wang Dissertation Committee: Dr. Michael Hughes & Dr. Judith Lok to Dr. Dustin Rabideau who … Continue reading “Dustin Rabideau’s Successful Defense!”

Dustin Rabideau Dissertation Defense – 8/21

Dustin Rabideau will present his dissertation entitled “Robust Statistical Methods for Cluster Randomized Trials” Advisor: Dr. Rui Wang Dissertation Committee: Dr. Michael Hughes & Dr. Judith Lok Friday, Aug 21 | 9:00 AM Contact Jelena … Continue reading “Dustin Rabideau Dissertation Defense – 8/21”

Upcoming Dissertation Defenses

**Contact Jelena Follweiler for Zoom info 5/4/2020 at 12:30 pm Lee Kennedy-Shaffer Statistical Methods for the Design and Analysis of Infectious Disease Studies Advisor: Michael Hughes Dissertation Committee Members: Marc Lipsitch (EPI), Victor … Continue reading “Upcoming Dissertation Defenses”

Michael Hughes’ Bradford Hill Memorial Lecture

Professor Michael Hughes was recently invited to give the 28th annual Bradford Hill Memorial Lecture at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in conjunction with the Medical Section of the Royal Statistical Society. … Continue reading “Michael Hughes’ Bradford Hill Memorial Lecture”