New Pack: Decision Making Biases

This CHDS-curated resource pack gives insight to heuristics and the biases they can introduce into decision making. Explore books, videos, and academic publications about this topic.

Cervical Cancer Screening

Jane Kim uses mathematical modeling to inform the national task force's new guidelines for cervical cancer screening. Read the guidelines here and CHDS news story here.


Incoming Doctoral Students

Lyndon James and Karen Smith join the PhD Program for the Fall semester. Read more about the incoming cohort here.


NIH Grant for Stroke Policy

CHDS faculty member Ankur Pandya awarded funding from NIH to evaluate stroke prevention and treatment policies in the U.S.

Recent News

Breast Cancer Management Seminar

December 12th, 2018

Natalia Kunst, PhD candidate at the University of Oslo, presented a CHDS lunchtime seminar on “What is the Value of Further Research on the 21-Gene Assay for Breast Cancer Management”.


Faculty Working Visit

December 5th, 2018

CHDS affiliated faculty member Lisa A. Prosser spent two days on-site with Eve Wittenberg collaborating on ongoing research on spillover effects of illness. The two are


Teaching Benefit-Cost Analysis

November 21st, 2018

Finding interesting and up-to-date work that challenges students to think carefully about difficult methodological issues is a challenge for educators. CHDS faculty Lisa A. Robinson recently


CHDS at International HPV Meeting

November 16th, 2018

The CHDS Cervical Cancer Team presented new research results at the 32nd International Papillomavirus Conference in Sydney, Australia. Principal Investigator and CHDS core faculty