Xihong Lin to Receive Zelen Award and Deliver Lecture – 5/5

Described by colleagues as “a force of nature”, “a major star”, and “one of the most influential statistical scientists of our time”, Dr. Xihong Lin has distinguished herself as a world leader … Continue reading “Xihong Lin to Receive Zelen Award and Deliver Lecture – 5/5”

Zelen Award & Lecture w. Xihong Lin – 5/5

Please join us as we honor our 2022 Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science recipient, Dr. Xihong Lin. Dr. Lin will present a lecture on “Lessons Learned from the … Continue reading “Zelen Award & Lecture w. Xihong Lin – 5/5”

PhD Student Tony Chen Receives NSF Fellowship

Congratulations to PhD student Tony Chen who was recently awarded an NSF fellowship! The National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) provides 3 years of funding for graduate school … Continue reading “PhD Student Tony Chen Receives NSF Fellowship”

Xihong Lin Named Recipient of the Prestigious Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science

We are extremely pleased to announce that internationally renowned biostatistician Dr. Xihong Lin, Professor of Biostatistics and Coordinating Director of the Program in Quantitative Genomics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of … Continue reading “Xihong Lin Named Recipient of the Prestigious Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical Science”

Andy Shi’s Successful Defense!

Congratulations to Dr. Andy Shi who successfully defended his dissertation on Methods for Multiple Phenotype – Multiple Genotype Testing and for COVID-19 Spread Modeling!Dissertation Committee: Xihong Lin, Rajarshi Mukherjee, Peter Kraft

Andy Shi Dissertation Defense – 11/2

Andy Shi Dissertation Defense “Methods for Multiple Phenotype – Multiple Genotype Testing and for COVID-19 Spread Modeling” Dissertation Committee: Xihong Lin, Rajarshi Mukherjee, Peter Kraft Tuesday, November 2, 2021 11:00 … Continue reading “Andy Shi Dissertation Defense – 11/2”

Sheila Gaynor Receives New Career Investigator Award & K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award

Postdoc and alumna Sheila Gaynor, PhD ’18,  has recently been awarded an early career investigator award from the NIH! Dr. Gaynor received a K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award from the NHLBI, which … Continue reading “Sheila Gaynor Receives New Career Investigator Award & K99/R00 Pathway to Independence Award”

Xihong Lin to Present at JSM – 8/11

Xihong Lin will give a presentation at the virtual  2021 Joint Statistical Meeting (JSM) on a JASA Applications and Case Study Discussion Paper entitled: Regression Models for Understanding COVID-19 Epidemic Dynamics with Incomplete … Continue reading “Xihong Lin to Present at JSM – 8/11”

Zilin Li Receives IMS New Researcher Travel Award

Congratulations to research associate Zilin Li who has been selected to receive an Institute of Mathematical Statistics New Researcher Travel Award! The award is available to IMS members who are new researchers– any … Continue reading “Zilin Li Receives IMS New Researcher Travel Award”

COPSS-NISS COVID-19 Data Science Webinar w. Dr. Harvey Fineberg – 3/18

The COPSS-NISS COVID-19 Data Science webinar series features the latest research that is positioned on the cusp of new understanding and analysis of COVID-19 pandemic data, and promotes data-driven research … Continue reading “COPSS-NISS COVID-19 Data Science Webinar w. Dr. Harvey Fineberg – 3/18”