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[1 Feb 2016 | No Comment | 44 views]
Late-Breaking Session Proposals Being Accepted

Help us put the final touch on the impressive JSM 2016 program by submitting a proposal for a late-breaking session!

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[1 Jan 2016 | No Comment | 11 views]

The Consortium for the Advancement of Undergraduate Statistics Education (CAUSE) and the ASA sponsored the first electronic undergraduate statistics conference in October. More than 200 undergraduate students and their professors participated.

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[1 Jan 2016 | 3 Comments | 978 views]

Data science is the full-length mirror statisticians need to hold up in front of their discipline for a long time so they can examine how the field looks from multiple angles.

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[1 Dec 2015 | 2 Comments | 203 views]
Get Involved in JSM 2016

The 2016 Joint Statistical Meetings will be held in Chicago, Illinois, from July 30 to August 4. The theme is “The Extraordinary Power of Statistics.”

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[1 Dec 2015 | No Comment | 47 views]

Big Data approaches for health policy, comparative effectiveness research, and health data confidentiality are some of the subjects that topped the agenda during the 11th International Conference on Health Policy Statistics October 7–9 in Providence, Rhode Island.

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[1 Nov 2015 | No Comment | 91 views]

Proposals are being accepted through February 1, 2016, for the Electronic Conference on Teaching Statistics.

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[1 Nov 2015 | No Comment | 30 views]

Once again, Conference on Statistical Practice will provide opportunities for attendees to learn new statistical methodologies and best practices in statistical analysis, design, consulting, and statistical programming.

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[1 Nov 2015 | No Comment | 45 views]

The ASA is seeking qualified Cuban and Nigerian nationals to serve as the 2016 Educational Ambassador.

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[1 Nov 2015 | 10 Comments | 1,871 views]
The Identity of Statistics in Data Science

Within the statistics community, there is a debate about whether data science and statistics are distinct disciplines. This conversation about data science betrays an anxiety about our (statisticians’) identity.

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[1 Oct 2015 | No Comment | 505 views]

Check out photos from JSM 2015 in Seattle.