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Nicholas Jewell
Nicholas Jewell, professor of biostatistics and statistics, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine, one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine. Individuals are elected because they have more...
Increased diagnoses of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) as well as viral suppression of adults in East Africa can be achieved with community-based testing and treatment, according to an analysis of interim data from an more...
John Marshall, an assistant professor in residence at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, has teamed up with a UC-wide consortium led by UC Riverside to develop robust and reversible gene-drive systems for control of more...
A UC Berkeley School of Public Health research team has been awarded a $3.6 million, five-year grant by the National Institutes of Health to develop new approaches for simulating and optimizing surveillance networks that more...
Maya Petersen and Laura Balzer with awards
Assistant professor Maya Petersen and biostatistics doctoral student Laura Balzer have been awarded the 2014 American Statistical Association’s (ASA) Causality in Statistics Education Award. They were selected for their more...
Michael Tarter
Michael Tarter, professor emeritus at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, died at Kaiser Hospital in Oakland, California, on Sunday, May 10, 2014, at the age of 75. He retired from active professorship just last year, more...
Professor Emeritus Chin Long Chiang
Chin Long Chiang, professor emeritus at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, passed away in his Berkeley home on April 1, 2014, at the age of 99. He was one of the world’s preeminent biostatisticians who transformed the more...
Professor Alan Hubbard
Alan Hubbard, associate professor of biostatistics, has been approved for a funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study Semiparametric Causal Inference Methods for adaptive statistical more...
Nicholas Jewell, professor of biostatistics and statistics, has won the Berkeley Academic Senate's Faculty Service Award. The award honors a member of the Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate who has given outstanding more...
Nicholas P. Jewell, professor of biostatistics and statistics at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, was recently selected as a co-editor of the Journal of American Statistical Association Theory and Methods section.   more...
Nicholas P. Jewell, professor of biostatistics and statistics at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, has been chosen to receive the Harvard School of Public Health’s 2012 Marvin Zelen Leadership Award in Statistical more...