Biostatistics Open House

Date: October 4, 2019
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Location: Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Blockley Hall, Room 701
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104

The Graduate Program in Biostatistics of the Graduate Group in Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Pennsylvania invites current students and recent BS and MS graduates to our Open House. Current faculty will introduce attendees to the field of biostatistics (statistics with applications to biomedical science) through presentations on our graduate program and current research. Students in mathematics, statistics, computer science, and engineering are especially encouraged to attend.

For questions please contact Eli Elliott at eli.elliott@pennmedicine.upenn.edu or 215-573-3881.

Agenda

9:30
Arrival and Refreshments
9:50
Introduction
10:10
What is Biostatistics?
10:30
MS and PhD Programs
11:00
Student Talks
11:45
Faculty Talks
12:15
Lunch
1:00
The Admissions Process
1:30
Student Panel
2:00
Closing Remarks
2:15
Optional Campus Tour