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The University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Section on Statistical Genetics will offer the second annual National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS)–funded short course, “Statistical Genetics and Genomics,” from July 9–13.
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The 2012 National Conference on Health Statistics, to be held August 6–8, will emphasize current National Center for Health Statistics data activities and their relationship to today’s critical health issues.
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A new section that combines statistics and measurement in psychology and education, tentatively titled Statistics and Measurement in Psychology and Education, is being considered. Read on to find out about the focus of this section and how you can help get it approved.
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