Doctoral Student Xiao Wu Named Recipient of IMS and ASA Awards

Doctoral student Xiao Wu, has been named a recipient of a 2020 Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) ​Hannan Graduate Student Travel Award. He has also been named a recipient of a 2020 Scholarship … Continue reading “Doctoral Student Xiao Wu Named Recipient of IMS and ASA Awards”

World Statistics Day – 10/20

In recognition of World Statistics Day on October 20, 2020, the American Statistical Association, theCaucus for Women in Statistics, the Harvard Data Science Review, the International Statistics Institute, and the … Continue reading “World Statistics Day – 10/20”

Francesca Dominici Receives Karl E. Peace Award

Congratulations to Francesca Dominici, Clarence James Gamble Professor of Biostatistics, Population and Data Science and Co-Director of the Harvard Data Science Initiative, who was selected as the 2020 recipient of the … Continue reading “Francesca Dominici Receives Karl E. Peace Award”

Briana Stephenson Contributes to Statfest Panel

Briana Stephenson, Assistant Professor in Biostatistics, recently spoke at StatFest 2019 at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. StatFest is a one-day conference aimed at encouraging students from … Continue reading “Briana Stephenson Contributes to Statfest Panel”

Sebastien Haneuse Elected Fellow of the ASA

We are extremely pleased to share the news that Associate Professor of Biostatistics Sebastien Haneuse has been elected a Fellow of the American Statistical Association! The ASA fellow committee recognizes him … Continue reading “Sebastien Haneuse Elected Fellow of the ASA”

Lee Kennedy-Shaffer Published in American Statistician

The American Statistical Association recently released a special edition of the American Statistician on “Statistical Inference in the 21st Century: A World Beyond p < 0.05” in which the lead … Continue reading “Lee Kennedy-Shaffer Published in American Statistician”

Analysis of Incomplete Data Short Course – 10/19

Instructor: Professor Ofer Harel, University of Connecticut Organizer: American Statistical Association Council of Chapters Co-sponsors: Boston Chapter of the ASA (BCASA) and the BU student Chapter of the ASA (BUSCASA) October 19, 2018 Sign-in 8:30-9:00 … Continue reading “Analysis of Incomplete Data Short Course – 10/19”

The ASA Celebrates Women in Statistics

https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/francesca-dominici/In honor of Women’s History Month, the American Statistical Association (ASA) celebrated women who work in statistics and data science with a series of short biographies on AMSTAT News. Both … Continue reading “The ASA Celebrates Women in Statistics”

Sharon Lise-Normand Named Mosteller Statistician of the Year

Congratulations to Sharon-Lise Normand, who will be recognized as the 2018 Mosteller Statistician of the Year by the Boston Area Chapter of the American Statistical Association. Wednesday, February 21, 2018 6:00pm … Continue reading “Sharon Lise-Normand Named Mosteller Statistician of the Year”