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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.

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.

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, Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences »

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During 2015, the Teaching of Statistics in the Health Sciences Section will offer the Distinguished Achievement Award, Young Investigator Award, Outstanding Teaching Award, and Best Contributed Paper Award.

Member News, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Section News »

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A message from the 2014 chair of the Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences , Liz Schiferl, outlines the past year’s activities.

Award Deadlines and Information, Member News, Section News »

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The Statistical Computing and Statistical Graphics sections of the ASA are co-sponsoring a student paper competition on the topics of statistical computing and statistical graphics.

Biometrics, Member News, Section News »

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The Biometrics Section held its annual business committee meeting at JSM 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. Read on to find out what the section has accomplished this year.

Member News, Section News, Survey Research Methods »

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The Survey Research Methods Section offers a student travel award for students in any terminal degree program in statistics, survey methodology, or allied survey research disciplines.

Member News, Section News, Statistics Education »

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The Statistical Education Section had a very productive JSM 2014 under Program Chair Ming-Wen An, sponsoring or co-sponsoring six invited panels/sessions, seven topic-contributed panels/sessions, eight contributed paper sessions, one poster session, and 13 roundtables. Erin Blankenship will chair the section’s 2015 JSM program.