News & Updates

Sep. 8, 2017
Fall is here, classes have begun and our students have arrived! The class of 2019 is comprised of 28 students, representing 25 undergraduate colleges and universities. They are 12 men and 16 women, ranging in age from 20 to 32. Our new students are our most competitive class yet; being...
Aug. 16, 2017
We are excited to announce that this year the Annual Duke Industry Statistics Symposium (DISS) will feature two eminent and provocative speakers. Dr. Warren Kibbe, former Acting Deputy Director of the National Cancer Institute and former Director of the NCI Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology will give the...
Aug. 7, 2017
B&B Faculty Jane Pendergast, PhD was honored with the prestigious American Statistical Association’s (ASA) Founders Award at the 2017 Annual Joint Statistical Meeting in Baltimore Maryland on August 2. The Founders Award recognizes members who have rendered distinguished service to the association. In order to be considered for this award,...
Aug. 3, 2017
B&B Faculty member Ben Goldstein gave the Keynote Address ““Opportunities and Challenges for Clinical Research with Electronic Health Records,” this weekend at the Annual Meeting of the Association of Clinical and Translational Statisticians (ACTStat). Dr. Goldstein has been working on identifying challenging and creating best practices for analyzing Electronic Health...
Jul. 19, 2017
On July 13th, Dr. Chow attended an ODAC (Oncologic Drug Advisory Committee) meeting as a voting member representing statistical experts at FDA in Silver Spring, Maryland. This ODAC meeting reviewed two regulatory submissions: one is ABP215 (BLA761028) sponsored by Amgen. ABP215 is a proposed biosimilar product to Geneetch’s Avastin, which...

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