News & Updates

Nov. 13, 2019
The Duke Center for Research to Advance Healthcare Equity (REACH Equity) is a multidisciplinary center on health disparities that seeks to develop and test interventions to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health by improving the quality of patient-centered care in the clinical encounter across settings, diagnoses, stages of illness,...
Nov. 8, 2019
The Duke Institute for Brain Sciences (DIBS) recently announced the 2019 Germinator and Incubator Awards. These are internal competitive awards meant to catalyze cross-disciplinary collaborations. Faculty John Pearson will be engaged on research teams from three separate awards. The first team is a research Incubator Award for “Decoding of Speech...
Nov. 6, 2019
As part pf the Natural Language Processing (NLP) Winter School (WS), Together Duke will offer a class on the fundamentals of machine learning and natural language processing taught by B&B Faculty members David Carlson and Ricardo Henao and Vice President of Research Larry Carin. Machine learning is a field characterized...
Aug. 29, 2019
Fall is here, classes have begun and our students have arrived! The PhD program expanded this year with four new students, two of which are previous graduates of the Master of Biostatistics Program. This brings our program up to 19 students total with 4 students who are now doctoral candidates...
Jul. 22, 2019
The Association of Clinical and Translational Statisticians named Gina-Maria Pomann as the 2019 winner of the Association for Clinical and Translational Statisticians (ACTStat) Early Career Award. Dr. Pomann serves as the Director of the CTSI Biostatistics Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD) Methods Core in the Department. The purpose of the...

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