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Diagnostic Tests, Bayes, COVID-19

This CHDS-curated pack includes materials particularly useful for educators who are teaching diagnostic test performance, value of information, and probability revision using Bayes’ Theorem.

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Public Health Course Launch

Faculty director Sue J. Goldie welcomes incoming students with Foundations of Public Health, an online course for epidemiologists, policy professionals, and public health experts. Course news.

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COVID-19 Policy Hackathon

CHDS faculty Eve Wittenberg mentored students in a “policy hackathon” to develop COVID-related policy proposals. 

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Incoming Doctoral Students

Ye Shen, Radhika Tampi, and Rajet (Raj) Vatsa join the PhD Program for the Fall semester. Read about the incoming cohort.

Recent News

Angie Cradock Appointed Principal Research Scientist

December 2nd, 2020

Angie Cradock, Co-Principal Investigator of the CHOICES Project and Deputy Director for the Prevention Research Center on Nutrition and Physical Activity, has been appointed as Principal Research Scientist in


Interventions to Increase HPV Vaccine Uptake Are Cost-Effective

November 24th, 2020

Pediatrics recently published a study, Cost-effectiveness of Interventions to Increase HPV Vaccine Uptake, led by CHDS postdoctoral fellow Jenny Spencer  that compares the cost and benefits of


Upcoming Benefit-Cost Analysis Workshops/Conference

November 23rd, 2020

CHDS faculty Lisa A. Robinson and Stephen Resch will present an on-line professional development workshop on January 25 and 26, 2021, titled “Valuing Changes in Health and Longevity”


Weinstein Honored with Awards

November 18th, 2020

Dr. Milton C. Weinstein received accolades for his impact to the field of decision science from the Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM) and the Institute for Operations Research and the