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April 12, 2023


Tyler J. VanderWeele is the John L. Loeb and Frances Lehman Loeb Professor of Epidemiology at Harvard, where he serves as Director of the Human Flourishing Program and Co-Director of the Initiative on Health, Religion and Spirituality. He has written and taught widely on psychosocial measurement theory, psychiatric and social epidemiology, the science of happiness and flourishing, and the study of religion and health. In addition to publishing over four hundred papers in peer-reviewed journals, he has authored several books, including most recently Measuring Well-Being (2021). Professor VanderWeele has a B.A in Philosophy and Theology as well as an M.A. in Mathematics from Oxford, an M.A. in Applied Economics from Wharton, and a PhD in Biostatistics from Harvard.

This event is made possible through the support of grant #62372 from the John Templeton Foundation, “In Lumine: Promoting the Catholic Intellectual Tradition on Campuses Nationwide.” The opinions expressed in this event are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the John Templeton Foundation.

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