2015 Florence N. David Award Winner
Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
Francesca Dominici of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is the recipient of the 2015 COPSS Florence Nightingale David Award. The citation for Dr. Dominici's plaque reads:
“For her premiere research in biostatistics and public health, including development of statistical methods for the analysis of large observational data with the ultimate goal of addressing important questions in environmental health science, health-related impacts of climate change, and public health; for her outstanding contribution to research on outdoor air pollution and health which has formed the critical basis for policies on air quality; for her leadership in multidisciplinary collaborations for policy relevant research and her commitment to scientific research at the highest level with studies designed to improve public health; and for being an insightful mentor and exemplary role model for future generations of statisticians, especially young women."