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Cervical Cancer Modeling

CHDS' Jane KimNicole CamposAllison PortnoyEmily BurgerStephen Sy, and others published papers on developing/applying cervical cancer models to inform elimination in a Special Issue of Preventive Medicine.

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Resource Pack: Probabilities

This resource pack includes resources on how we estimate and communicate uncertainty and probability. Many of the resources specifically highlight the issues with using qualitative words versus quantitative estimates.

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Review of COVID Modeling

CHDS’ Lyndon James, Nicolas Menzies, and others reviewed mathematical modeling tools to inform COVID-19 decision making in a new paper in Medical Decision Making.

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Hammitt Honored for Achievements

The Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis (SBCA) presented CHDS’ James Hammitt with its highest honor, the Outstanding Achievement Award, for his exceptional contributions.

Recent News

Benefit-Cost Analysis in Global Health Workshop

April 12th, 2021

CHDS faculty Lisa A. Robinson and James K. Hammitt are leading an online professional development workshop, “Benefit-Cost Analysis in Low- and Middle-Income Countries.” The


Covidestim – COVID-19 Nowcasting

March 31st, 2021

One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, mathematical models continue to be used to make sense of the epidemic and shape public policy decision-making. Researchers at Harvard T.H. Chan


Gaziano Awarded Blood Pressure Control Grant

March 24th, 2021

CHDS faculty member Thomas Gaziano and MGH clinical researcher, Mark Siedner were awarded a grant to study blood pressure control in South Africa. “Implementation of a


Sugary Beverage Taxes with Dr. Karen Hofman

March 17th, 2021

Dr. Karen Hofman, from the Wits School of Public Health at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, presented her research on sugary beverage taxes at the March CHDS seminar.