Skip to contentSkip to site navigation

News

Biostatistics

LAVA Talk with Lauren Howard (VC '12), Biostatistician III, Duke Cancer Institute Biostatistics

Date: Friday, September 25, 2020

Time: 2:30pm

Location: on Zoom at this link: https://vassar.zoom.us/j/99270084246

About our speaker: Lauren graduated from Vassar in 2012 with a BA in Mathematics and from Duke University School of Medicine with an MS in Biostatistics in 2014. Since graduating from Duke, Lauren has worked as a Biostatistician in the Duke Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD) Methods Core and the Duke Cancer Institute Biostatistics Shared Resource. For six years, Lauren worked on research projects of urologic cancers using data from the Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center. Currently, Lauren collaborates with different investigators in the Duke Cancer Institute on a variety of projects.

*LAVA (Life After VAssar) is a series of informal conversations with Vassar alums and other friends that will introduce students of mathematics to possible math-related opportunities and directions in life after graduation.