Student Paper Award Winners

Doctoral student Xiao Wu has been named a winner of a 2019 Student Paper Award, from the ASA Section on Statistics and the Environment, for a paper entitled “Matching on … Continue reading “Student Paper Award Winners”

Zack McCaw Receives ASA Student Paper Award

Doctoral student Zachary McCaw has received a 2019 Distinguished Student Paper Award, from the ASA Section on Statistics in Genomics and Genetics, for a paper entitled “Cross-tissue eQTL Calling via … Continue reading “Zack McCaw Receives ASA Student Paper Award”

Alumni Interview with Mary J. Kwasny, ScD

Mary J. Kwasny, ScD ’98 Professor of Preventive Medicine (Biostatistics) Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University Where do you currently work and what are your job responsibilities? I am working … Continue reading “Alumni Interview with Mary J. Kwasny, ScD”

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”

Nick Horton Receives ASA Founders Award

The American Statistical Association recently presented Alumnus Nicholas Horton, ScD ’99, with a Founders Award, the association’s highest honor. The Founders Award is bestowed upon ASA members with longstanding and … Continue reading “Nick Horton Receives ASA Founders Award”

The Evolution of Data Science: Success, Challenges and Opportunities for Statistics and Biostatistics

What are some of the challenges for statistics and biostatistics in the era of Data Science?  A recent NSF-Sponsored Workshop for Chairs of Departments of Biostatistics and Statistics took the … Continue reading “The Evolution of Data Science: Success, Challenges and Opportunities for Statistics and Biostatistics”

ASA Student Paper Award Winners at JSM

Congratulations to the following students and postdocs who received awards for the ASA student paper competitions at JSM: Chanmin Kim, Biometrics Section Joseph Antonelli, Biometrics Section Shelley Liu, Biometrics Section … Continue reading “ASA Student Paper Award Winners at JSM”

ASA Short Course W. Chris Wikle 4/8

ASA Short Course: Introduction to Statistics for Spatio-Temporal Data Instructor: Professor Christopher Wikle, University of Missouri Date: April 8, 2017 Time: 9:30 to 4:00 PM Location: Harvard University, Science Center, … Continue reading “ASA Short Course W. Chris Wikle 4/8”