Biostatistics & Epidemiology Student Association

Welcome to the Biostatistics and Epidemiology Student Association (BSESA) webpage. BSESA is a student organization geared toward providing activities and events for students in the OUHSC College of Public Health’s Department for Biostatistics and Epidemiology (BSE). BSESA meetings cover topics ranging from leadership development, to professional development, to volunteer opportunities – all pertaining to the fields of biostatistics and epidemiology. While BSE is the focus of our organization, any interested student and/or faculty member is welcome to take part in BSESA.

The mission of BSESA is to:

To provide a forum for OUHSC students to discuss current developments in the fields of biostatistics and epidemiology. 

Upcoming Meetings - All Students Welcome:

Fall 2017 Meeting Schedule:

  • August 30 - Ice Cream Social
  • September 13 - The Oklahoma County Wellness Score
  • October 11 - Keys to Success as a BSE Student
  • November 29 - The council for State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE)
  • December 6 - Special Topic - TBD

Coming Soon:

  • Fall event
  • BSESA t-shirt tale
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • More informational meetings... with free food!

Main Menu

BSESA Constitution and ByLaws


All OUHSC College of Public Health Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology students are members of BSESA.


Faculty Advisor: Dr. Ying Zhang, MD MS PhD, Assistant Professor of Research


BSESA Officers serving for 2017-2018:

President: Ozair Naqvi

Vice President: Lance Ford

Secretary: Kaitlin McGrew

Treasurer: John (Grady) Heller

Fall 2017 Events

Social Media

Facebook: TBD

Twitter: TBD

Links to Current BSE Topics