Lab Hours

Walk-in Office Hours

Biostatisticians at Brigham and Women’s Hospital make office hours available for investigators on a walk-in basis.

Brigham & Women's Hospital (BWH)

Our program partners with the Center for Clinical Investigation at BWH to offer weekly consultations virtually during the current COVID-19 pandemic. No reservation is required for these free consults. Biostatisticians will answer your statistical questions, guide you to more in-depth support, and make themselves available for both short- and long-term collaborations.

Office Hours: Tuesdays, 1:00-2:00pm

Eligibility: Harvard Medical School affiliation.

Contact Rie Maurer to request Zoom link (, 617-525-7014)

Computer Labs

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) and Massachusetts General Hospital each have statistics labs available for investigators to access computers equipped with the latest statistics software. Please note, BIDMC only offers remote access.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)

Among the resources available is remote access to specialized statistical software. Available software includes SAS, R, STATA, Stat/Transfer, JMP, SPSS Premium, PASS, NCSS, PS, GraphPad Prism, and Adobe Acrobat Pro.

Eligibility: Harvard Medical School affiliation. Advanced sign-up for usage is required. Remote access is offered to those with BIDMC login credentials only.

Contact Nicole Magner (, 617-975-7631) for access to the sign-up calendars and instructions on how to set up remote access.

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

Programs in the lab include SAS, STATA, R, SPSS, GraphPad, and a sample-size calculator (web-based program written by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Professor David Schoenfeld).

Location: Statistics Lab, MGH Biostatistics Center, 50 Staniford Street, Boston, 5th floor

Eligibility: Harvard Medical School affiliation. Users must have Mass General Brigham login credentials to access these computers.

Contact: Brian Healy (