Applied Biostatistics Certificate: Methods & Applications

Virtual

This online course offers a comprehensive introduction to biostatistics in medical research. The course includes a review of the most common techniques in the field, as well as the manner in which these techniques are applied in standard statistical software. Weekly lectures are combined with learning assessments and practicum exercises to support and engage participants. … Continue reading "Applied Biostatistics Certificate: Methods & Applications"

Community-Engaged Research Online Course

Virtual

Community engagement in research provides an opportunity for greater trust and respect to be built between academic researchers and communities and, ultimately, improved community health. Therefore, this course was designed for both researchers and community members in mind. The purpose of this online course is two-fold: to build the skills of researchers to develop trusting … Continue reading "Community-Engaged Research Online Course"

Registration Deadline: Intensive Summer Course on Migration and Refugee Studies in Greece

Virtual In Person

Application deadline: February 15, 2023 Course dates: July 7, 2023 – July 30, 2023 Open to: 30 participants from universities across the world. About the Course The François-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University, in collaboration with the Refugee and Migration Studies Hub at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens … Continue reading "Registration Deadline: Intensive Summer Course on Migration and Refugee Studies in Greece"

MIPS Seminar: Cell and tissue mechanics are essential to metastasis

Virtual

Professor Josef A. Kas, Head, Soft Matter Physics Division, University of Leipzig Cells in healthy tissues are close to an unjamming transition whereas cell unjamming is an early event within the cancer metastatic cascade. Moreover, my lab’s retrospective clinical study with 1380 breast cancer patients shows that cancer cell unjamming correlates with an increased metastatic … Continue reading "MIPS Seminar: Cell and tissue mechanics are essential to metastasis"

Harvard Chan Research Scientist Association Fall Seminar

Virtual

Please join us for the Fall Research Scientist Seminar on Tuesday November 29, 12-1pm!  We are pleased to have HSPH Research Scientists Dr. Terence Cheng and Dr. Shannan Ho Sui present their work. Dr. Cheng is a Research Scientist from the Department of Global Health and Population and a recipient of one of the 2022 Research Scientist Association Awards. He … Continue reading "Harvard Chan Research Scientist Association Fall Seminar"

Legacy of Slavery: Forum on Legacy of Slavery Report Recommendations, Part I

Virtual

In April 2022, Harvard University published the Harvard & Legacy of Slavery Report detailing the university’s ties to slavery and the slavery economy. The report also included a set of Recommendations on actions that can be taken by the university, which was generated by the university’s President’s Committee on Harvard & the Legacy of Slavery. This session will focus … Continue reading "Legacy of Slavery: Forum on Legacy of Slavery Report Recommendations, Part I"

Can Dobbs Save Women from Dying of Forced Birth? Combining Epidemiologic Evidence with Constitutional Rational-Basis Review

Virtual

A joint Department of Epidemiology and Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Program Seminar Speaker: Carol Hogue, ScD Professor Emerita of Epidemiology and Jules and Uldeen Terry Professor Emerita of Maternal … Continue reading "Can Dobbs Save Women from Dying of Forced Birth? Combining Epidemiologic Evidence with Constitutional Rational-Basis Review"