New Summer Program Puts Data Science Into Action

Seventeen high school students from Boston area and beyond recently participated in the first week-long summer introduction to programming and machine learning called ‘Data Science in Action: Convolutional Neural Networks … Continue reading “New Summer Program Puts Data Science Into Action”

Researchers Wrap Their Arms Around the Messy World of Big Data

The 2018 PQG conference was recently covered by the School and published in their Featured News Stories: — November 9, 2018—The promises of big data in health care are seemingly endless. … Continue reading “Researchers Wrap Their Arms Around the Messy World of Big Data”

Cai & Dominici Receive Endowed Professorships

        Congratulations to Tianxi Cai and Francesca Dominici on their recent endowed professorships! Tianxi Cai has been named the John Rock Professor of Population and Translational Data Sciences and Francesca … Continue reading “Cai & Dominici Receive Endowed Professorships”

Harvard Catalyst: Upcoming Event

Use of Electronic Health Records for Clinical Research: Issues of Study Design and Analysis March 1 | 8:30am-5:30pm 8:30AM-9:00am: Breakfast and Check-in 9:00AM-5:30PM: Symposium Armenise Amphitheater/ Harvard Medical School This symposium … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst: Upcoming Event”

Boehringer Ingelheim Funds New Fellowships

The Department has recently received a $100K grant from Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, to fund two new student fellowships in biostatistics. PhD students receiving these scholarships will be co-mentored … Continue reading “Boehringer Ingelheim Funds New Fellowships”