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[1 Feb 2012 | Comments Off on Meet EPA Chief Statistician Barry D. Nussbaum | 10,611 views]
Meet EPA Chief Statistician Barry D. Nussbaum

Amstat News invited Barry D. Nussbaum, chief statistician at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, to respond to a few questions so readers could learn more about him and the agency he leads.

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[1 Feb 2012 | Comments Off on Scientific Course Strengthens Students’ Communication Skills | 2,435 views]

Faculty in the department of biostatistics at the University of Pittsburgh developed a scientific communication skills course to strengthen students’ communication skills. Here, Jeanine M. Buchanich describes the course goals and benefits.

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[1 Feb 2012 | One Comment | 2,459 views]

A new course on statistical leadership, offered by the department of biostatistics at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was launched last fall. Here, Lisa LaVange, William Sollecito, David Steffen, Lori Evarts, and Michael Kosorok discuss the goals and results of the course.

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[1 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | 4,376 views]

ASA President Robert Rodriguez explains our need for statistical leaders and offers ways to develop leaders of the future.

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[1 Feb 2012 | Comments Off on Consider Donating Textbooks to Statisticians in Cuba | 1,035 views]

Chris Barker recently visited Cuba and found that statisticians there need statistics books. Here, he explains how you can help.