Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Dr. Mazzola is a Research Associate in the Department of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, as well as in the Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. His research focuses on cancer biostatistics, including risk prediction of invasive breast cancer and building expansions of the BRCAPRO model of breast cancer. He is the PI of a research grant examining the construction and validation of a new and comprehensive approach for risk assessment in women diagnosed with atypical hyperplasia of the breast. He contributes expertise in Monte Carlo calibration techniques to the estimation of STI incidence and prevalence with the Prevention Policy Modeling Lab. Dr. Mazzola received his M.S. in Mathematics from the Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy in 2002 with a thesis on spatial statistics. He followed with an M.S. in Biostatistics from the Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca in 2005 and a Ph.D in Statistics in 2010 from the Università Commerciale L.Bocconi, Milano, Italy. He completed his post doctoral research fellowship under the mentorship of Prof. Giovanni Parmigiani at the Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.