Congratulations to Doctoral Candidate, Liangyuan Hu (Published 6/9/15)

On Wednesday, 3 June 2015, 5th-year Doctoral candidate, Liangyuan Hu, successfully presented her dissertation defense entitled, "Causal Models for Comparing and Optimizing HIV Treatment Strategy using EHR Data."  Liangyuan has worked with her thesis advisor, Professor Joseph Hogan, for several years and successfully completed the Doctoral Graduate Programs academic requirements in stellar fashion.


During the Department of Biostatistics 3rd Annual Commencement Reception, celebrating our 2015 graduating class of 1 Doctorate, 13 Master's and 3 Undergraduate Statistics Concentrators, the Department presented its 2014-15 student awards.

Dissertation Defense - Liangyuan Hu (Published 6/2/15)

Liangyuan Hu, a Department of Biostatistics 5th-year doctoral candidate, will present her dissertation defense on Wednesday, 3 June 2015.  Ms. Hu will present her thesis on "Causal Models for Comparing and Optimizing HIV Treatment Strategies Using EHR Data."  Ms. Hu's thesis advisor is Professor Joseph Hogan.

2015 Commencement Celebrations (Published 5/15/15)

The Department of Biostatistics will celebrate our 2015 graduating class on Saturday, 23 May 2015!  Our 2015 graduates and their families along with faculty, students and alumni are invited to join us on Saturday, 4:00 pm in Room 408 at 121 S. Main Street as we acknowledge and congratulate this major lifetime achievement for the following individuals:

Michael Lopez, PhD 

Chieh Chu, ScM 

Feifei Ding, AM 

Wentao Guan, ScM 

Virginia Gwengi, AM 

Mengqi Jin, ScM 

Bin Lin, ScM 

Faith Nwaoha, AM 

Evon Okidi, ScM 

2015 Public Health Resarch Day Biostatistics Poster Winners (Published 4/17/15)


Dean Wetle with 2015 Student Research Poster Award WinnersDean Wetle with 2015 Student Research Poster Award Winners

2017 Virtual Info Sessions (Published November 30, 2015)

Brown’s Department of Biostatistics is pleased to offer online information session to interested applicants during Fall 2017. 

Department Pizza Social (Published 11/30/15)

The Department of Biostatistics holds monthly Pizza Socials for our students, faculty and staff.  This time affords a comfortable and welcoming atmosphere to get to know each other better, discuss challenges and share insights into individual experiences!  

The last Pizza Social of the 2015 year is scheduled for Tuesday, 1 December 2015.

5th-Year Master's Graduate Program Open House (Published 11/12/15)

Brown's School of Public Health 5th-Year Master's Programs


Brown University's 5th-Year Master's degree options allow Brown undergraduates to continue at the University for a master's degree after completing their bachelor's degree.  Brown's School of Public Health has two such programs - one in Behavioral and Social Sciences and one in Biostatistics.