News and Events

From wine and cheese socials and working group meetings to colloquia and other special events, the department continues its long tradition of cultivating the next generation of biostatisticians who will drive new discoveries and pioneer groundbreaking capabilities.


Read the newsletter of the Department of Biostatistics - Significant Moments


Working Groups

Biostatistics faculty, students, and collaborators meet throughout the academic year to discuss statistical issues in areas of functional data analysis, clinical trials, and dose finding. Working groups are opportunities for students to gain firsthand experience in developing research ideas with faculty.

Functional Data Analysis
Open working group. Visit Website.
Tuesdays from 4–5 p.m. starting 1/28
Biostatistics Computer Lab (656)

Clinical Trials
bl6 [at] (Request to join this working group).
Certain Wednesdays from 11:45 a.m.–1 p.m.
Biostatistics Conference Room (627)

Dose Finding 
Request to join this working group.
Thursdays from 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Biostatistics Computer Lab (656)