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[1 Jul 2012 | Comments Off on Islamic Countries Conference on Statistical Sciences Planned | 630 views]

The 12th biennial Islamic Countries Conference on Statistical Sciences (ICCS-12) will be held in Doha, the capital of Qatar, from December 19–22.

Cover Story »

[1 Jul 2012 | Comments Off on Gender Balance in ASA Activities | 1,242 views]
Gender Balance in ASA Activities

This report explores the gender balance in a variety of activities supported by the American Statistical Association. It highlights areas in which gender disparities have subsided and in which they persist. Results on the latter suggest ASA sections in which women are proportionately represented are not well represented in the ASA awards structure. It suggests that offering awards related to statistics in the life and social sciences may improve the gender balance in awards given by the ASA.

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[1 Jul 2012 | Comments Off on Biopharmaceutical Applied Statistics Symposium | 1,855 views]

The 19th annual biopharmaceutical applied statistics symposium, BASS XIX, will be held November 5–9 at the Mulberry Inn Suites in historic Savannah, Georgia.

President's Corner »

[1 Jun 2012 | 3 Comments | 10,709 views]

Bob Rodriguez talks “big data” in the June President’s Corner column.

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[1 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on Joseph Ibrahim Named JASA Editor | 1,318 views]

The ASA editorial search committee named Joseph Ibrahim as the next coordinating editor of the Journal of the American Statistical Association (JASA) and editor of JASA’s section on Applications and Case Studies.