Memorial Program

Amphitheater at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, HMS

Zelen Leadership Award Presentation

1:00-2:00pm
Nan Laird, 2015 Recipient
Harvey V. Fineberg Professor of Public Health &
Professor of Biostatistics
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
“Repurposing DerSimonian and Laird for Big Data Meta-Analysis”

2:00-2:30pm
Coffee Break

Dr. Marvin Zelen Memorial Service

2:30pm
Opening Remarks
Dr. Xihong Lin
Henry Pickering Walcott Professor of Biostatistics & Chair, Department of Biostatistics
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Dr. Craig Henderson
Adjunct Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco

Dr. David Harrington
Acting Chair & Professor of Statistics, Department of Statistics
Harvard Faculty of Arts & Sciences
Professor of Biostatistics
Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health & Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

The Reverend Bruce A. Young
Rector of Trinity Episcopal Church
Woburn 1966-1999

Dr. Lee-Jen Wei
Professor of Biostatistics
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Dr. Sandra Lee
Assistant Professor
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute & Harvard Medical School

Dr. Mette Kalager
Associate Professor
University of Oslo, Institute of Health and Society

Mr. Lauren Rachlin, ESQ.
Partner, Hiscock & Barclay LLP

Dr. David Hunter
Vincent L. Gregory Professor in Cancer Prevention
Dean for Academic Affairs
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Mr. Herbert Zelen
Marvin’s Brother

Ms. Deborah Zelen & Ms. Sandra Zelen
Marvin’s Daughters

Mr. Matt Mues & Mr. Toby Mues
Marvin’s Grandsons

Closing Remarks
Mrs. Thelma Zelen
Marvin’s Wife


4:30pm

Reception will follow in Sebastian’s Café at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health