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News and information about members of the ASA highlighted in the December issue. For a complete listing of news and information about the members of the ASA, click here.

Member News, Quality and Productivity, Section News »

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The Quality and Productivity Section invites members to present at and attend the annual Fall Technical Conference and Quality and Productivity Research Conference. The section also seeks nominations for the Gerald J. Hahn Q&P Achievement Award, and outgoing section chair, Di Michelson, shares the section’s plans for a new social media coordinator.

Member News, People News »

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In September, more than 150 GlaxoSmithKline employees and Duke faculty and students attended the second Joint GSK-Duke Workshop on Critical Statistical Issues for Drug Development.

Biometrics, Member News, Section News »

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Abstract submissions for contributed and topic-contributed papers will be accepted online until February 2, 2015. Those interested in organizing a topic-contributed session should notify the 2015 JSM Biometrics Section chair, Rebecca Hubbard, and submit a proposal online by January 15, 2015.

Member News, Section News, Statistics in Epidemiology »

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The Nathan Mantel Award consists of $1,000 and a plaque and will be presented at the 2015 Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle, Washington, in August.

Member News, Special Interest Group »

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Statistics Instructors in Cyberspace is a new ASA special interest group that supports statistics educators who teach online courses and/or have an interest in online teaching and online learning.

Member News, President's Corner »

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In his final President’s Corner, Nat Schenker ponders the question, “If you had a ‘do over,’ would you accept the nomination again?”

Government Statistics, Member News, Section News »

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Nominations for the Jeanne E. Griffith Mentoring Award will be accepted beginning in January 2015. This recognition is awarded annually to a supervisor, technical director, team coordinator, or other member of federal, state, or local government statistical staff for his or her efforts in supporting the work and developing the careers of junior statisticians.

Member News, People News »

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The Emory University Department of Bioinformatics celebrated its 50th anniversary in October.

Member News, Obituaries, People News »

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This is a listing of ASA members who have recently passed away. For a complete listing of the most recent members’ obituaries, click here.