November 2018: Daniela holds the new Dorothy Gilford Endowed Chair in Mathematical Statistics at University of Washington.
September 2018: Daniela and her sister Ilana receive an NIH CRCNS R01 to develop statistical methods to study neural coding!
August 2018: Daniela is a new Simons Investigator in Mathematical Modeling of Living Systems!
March 2018: Write-up in AMSTAT News.
February 2018: A blog post in anticipation of the upcoming Women in Data Science Conference at Stanford.
February 2018: Daniela makes a brief cameo in a new NOVA documentary on statistics (at 50:20).
February 2018: Shizhe Chen took at job as an Assistant Professor at UC Davis, Department of Statistics!
March 2017: Ashley Petersen took a job as an assistant professor at University of Minnesota, Division of Biostatistics!
March 2017: Kean Ming Tan took a job as an assistant professor at University of Minnesota, Department of Statistics!
March 2017: Proceedings from NAS workshop on Refinining the Concept of Scientific Inference are now available.
February 2017: Daniela's NIH BD2K webinar on Supervised Learning is available online.
August 2016: Congrats to Ashley Petersen and Shizhe Chen for graduating! We will miss them!
June 2016: Daniela's talk at the National Academy of Sciences on learning from time is online.
May 2016: Ashley Petersen receives the Outstanding PhD Student Award from UW Biostat!
May 2016: Daniela's talk (for a non-statistical audience!) at the Big Data in Biomed conference at Stanford is online.
April 2016: Daniela quoted in Seattle Times article.
March 2016: Daniela appears one after Bill Gates in a video promoting computer science education.
February 2016: Sen Zhao and Yuxiang Xie win David Byar Travel Awards to present their work at JSM 2016!
October 2015: Article in Biomedical Computation Review on Big Data Training [article]
October 2015: Article in Biomedical Computation Review on Careers in Biomedical Data Science [article]
September 2015: Faculty Friday [article]
September 2015: NIH BD2K T32 for Pre-Doctoral Training in Biomedical Big Data Science [training grant website]
August 2015: Our book won the Technometrics Ziegel Award at JSM!
August 2015: Congrats to Kean Ming Tan for graduating. Next stop: a post-doc at Princeton with Han Liu. We will miss him!
June 2015: Congrats to Kean Ming Tan for winning the UW Biostat Senior Student Award!
August 2015: Congrats to Ashley Petersen for winning a JSM Student Paper Award from the ASA Nonparametrics Section!
July 2015: Daniela and Ali Shojaie ran UW's first annual Summer Institute in Statistics for Big Data!
June 2015: Article in Northwest Public Health Magazine [article]
Winter/Spring 2015: Congrats to Ashley Petersen, Kean Ming Tan, and Shizhe Chen for passing their generals. Rock stars!!
January 2015: Article in Biomedical Computation Review [article]
September 2014: Article in AMSTAT Magazine [article]
September 2014: ISLR MOOC is on YouTube. Daniela is in Chapter 6 . . . [videos]
September 2014: NIH BD2K R25 to run a new Summer Institute in Statistics for Big Data! [AMSTAT news article]
June 2014: Congratulations to Ashley Petersen -- she won 2nd place in the WNAR student paper competition (written).
June 2014: Congratulations to Kean Ming Tan -- he won 2nd place in the WNAR student paper competition (oral).
June 2014: Congratulations to Arie Voorman for graduating!
June 2014: Congratulations to Arie Voorman for winning the Outstanding PhD Student Award from UW Biostat!
March 2014: AAAS blog post on Big Data [article]
February 2014: NIH Director's Blog [article]
January 2014: Interview with KUOW Radio [interview]
October 2013: Daniela is a 2013 PopTech Science Fellow! [website]
September 2013: Four Peaks TV [watch]
August 2013: Congratulations to Arie Voorman for passing his general exam, and winning a David Byar Travel Award!
May 2013: Daniela is awarded an NSF CAREER Award for Flexible Network Estimation from High-Dimensional Data!
September 2012: Article in Columns, the UW alumni magazine [article]
September 2012: TEDxUofW [video]
August 2012: Article in IEEE Intelligent Systems [article]
July 2012: Elle Magazine's "2012 Genius Awards" [article]
May 2012: "The Innovation Generation: 30 fresh thinkers" [article]
April 2012: "10 Scientists Rocking Our World" [article]
May 2012: Cancer Discovery: "The Right Roadmap for Personalized Tests" [article]
December 2011: UW Daily News: "Young Wonders" [article]
October 2011: Interview with Simply Statistics [interview]
August 2011: Byar Young Investigator Award [article]