November 2010

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In October 2010, 42 researchers from around the world gathered in Hydra, Greece, for the first-ever World Cohort Integration Workshop. Read the impressions of five researchers who were there for it all.

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Each issue, a new member of the Epidemiology Department is subjected to EPItome’s 10 Questions. This issue, new Department Administrator Jackie Craigue is featured.  EPItome extends a warm welcome to Jackie and invites everyone to get to know the Department’s latest leader.

And the Winner is...

The National Research Council Assessment of Research Doctoral Programs was recently published, rating approximately 5,000 different doctoral programs in 62 disciplines from 212 institutions, including Harvard University. Can you guess what Epidemiology doctoral program came in first?

Also in this issue

Epi News in Brief

Read more about the Student Advisory Committee, a new Epi Methods course, and the Freeman Symposium.

New Grants and Awards

Members of the Epidemiology Department have been busy collecting new grants and awards.


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New Feature! This section will highlight some of the many faces of the Epidemiology Department, in an effort to introduce the wide HSPH epidemiology community to some of the hard working faculty, researchers, staff, and students in the department.

Articles in Press

Click here to see the latest papers produced by the HSPH Epi community.

Ongoing Events

Members of the Epidemiology Department are invited to participate in numerous weekly and monthly events around HSPH, many of which can be viewed on the Department of Epidemiology Calendar. Read more about the events here.