Statistics in Epidemiology Announces Award Winners
The Statistics in Epidemiology (SIE) Section invites all ASA members and their families to the SIE awards reception, where the 2013 Nathan Mantel Lifetime Achievement Award and young investigator awards will be presented.
The reception will take place at the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in Montréal, Québec, on August 5 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the Palais des congrès de Montréal (convention center), Room CC-516b. The awards ceremony will begin shortly after 6:30 and be followed by a reception and open section business meeting for those who wish to participate.
2013 Nathan Mantel Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
The section is proud to present James M. Robins of Harvard University with the 2013 Nathan Mantel Lifetime Achievement Award for his lifetime contributions at the intersection of statistical science and epidemiology.
2013 Young Investigator Award Winners
The section also is proud to present the 2013 young investigator awards to Zijian Guo of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; Qianchuan He of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; D. Leann Long of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Fan Yang of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania; and Jing Zhang of the University of Minnesota.