HDSI Hosts Multidisciplinary Roundtables

On November 6, members from the Harvard Data Science Initiative (HDSI), Elsevier, and LexisNexis sat down to participate in three 90-minute multidisciplinary roundtables to identify problems of societal importance that … Continue reading “HDSI Hosts Multidisciplinary Roundtables”

Upcoming Career Development Events

Postdoc to Professor:  Lunchtime Chat on Academic Careers in Biostatistics Wednesday November 29, 1-2:15pm | Location TBA Lunch provided RSVP Here Hear from our own Cory Zigler, Tianxi Cai, Jeff … Continue reading “Upcoming Career Development Events”

Harvard Catalyst Events: Save the Date!

Machine Learning and Bayesian Approaches for Data Science in Medicine  Sherri Rose, PhD Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School Laura Hatfield, PhD Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School 1 DAY SHORT COURSE: … Continue reading “Harvard Catalyst Events: Save the Date!”

Tianyi Cai Dissertation Defense

Tuesday, August 29th 11:00 AM FXB G10 Tai will present his dissertation on “Statistical Methods for the Analysis of Observational Data with Multiple Correlated Outcomes”. His committee is chaired by … Continue reading “Tianyi Cai Dissertation Defense”

Upcoming Defense Schedule

Yulei Wang Thesis Defense Monday, May 1, 2017, 1:00 PM, Bldg 2, Rm 401 Yulei will present her Master’s thesis on “Studying Life Rhythmicity Among Mood Disorder Patients with Smartphone Sensor Data”.  Her … Continue reading “Upcoming Defense Schedule”

Biostatistics and Statistics Anniversary Event – Friday

A Celebration of the 70th and 60th Anniversaries of the Harvard Biostatistics and Statistics Departments Friday, May 5, 2017 Harvard University Hilles Event Hall, 59 Shepard St | Cambridge After … Continue reading “Biostatistics and Statistics Anniversary Event – Friday”

Tianxi Cai: Secondary Appointment at DBMI

We have just received the news that Professor of Biostatistics Tianxi Cai will hold a secondary appointment as Professor of Biomedical Informatics in the Department of Biomedical Informatics at Harvard Medical School, … Continue reading “Tianxi Cai: Secondary Appointment at DBMI”

Dissertation Defense Schedule

April 28 Building 2, Room 426  |  2:00pm Patrick Staples Committee Chair: JP Onnela Networks and Statistical Approaches in Biological Contexts   May 2 Kresge 202A  |  10:00am Godwin Yung Committee … Continue reading “Dissertation Defense Schedule”

Department News

In addition to a very successful alumni reception, Xihong Lin‘s delivery of the presidential address, and her participation in the first US Biostatistics Chairs Retreat, there were several exciting developments at ENAR:  Scarlett Bellamy … Continue reading “Department News”