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Decision Science Repository

Explore the CHDS repository of curated educational materials on the field of decision science, useful for a broad audience, and highlighting the relationship between decision science and other disciplines.

Sue Goldie Speaking at Podium

Goldie Featured at Commencement

Sue J. Goldie, CHDS Faculty Director and the Roger Irving Lee Professor of Public Health, delivered commencement remarks to the graduating class of her alma mater, Union College, in June 2021.

James Hammitt with John Paulling sailing (photo credit: Bob Fitzgerald)

Hammitt Wins Bermuda One-Two

CHDS’ James Hammitt won the 2021 Bermuda One-Two, a sailing race solo from Rhode Island to Bermuda, then back with a crewmate to Rhode Island. Photo credit: Bob Fitzgerald.


Family Well-Being Pilot Grants

FAM-NET announces a request for applications (RFA) for pilot projects and research scholars. Register and attend the virtual informational session held on December 6, 2021, 12pm ET.

Recent News

Real World Decision Analysis: Thanksgiving Travel

November 22nd, 2021

CHDS faculty Eve Wittenberg discussed how families can use decision analytic methods in the real-world context of making Thanksgiving travel plans during the second holiday season of the pandemic.


Interpreting HPV Vaccine Effectiveness Results

November 17th, 2021

CHDS faculty Nicole Gastineau Campos and National Cancer Institute Senior Investigators Anil K. Chaturvedi and Aimée R. Kreimer proposed guidance for HPV vaccine effectiveness studies


CHDS at SMDM 2021

October 27th, 2021

The 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Medical Decision Making (SMDM) was conducted virtually and included contributions by CHDS faculty, postdocs, and students. CHDS


Evaluating Policy to Reduce Sugar Intake

October 21st, 2021

CHDS’ Thomas Gaziano and Shafika Abrahams-Gessel’s analysis on the health impact and cost-effectiveness of achieving the National Salt and Sugar Reduction Initiative (NSSRI)