[1 Oct 2010 | Comments Off on Highlights of the July 2010 ASA Board of Directors Meeting | 954 views]
ASA President Sastry Pantula led a board meeting heavily focused on implementing the ASA’s strategic plan July 30–31, during the Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia. Here are the highlights.
This report summarizes a variety of ways women are involved in activities related to the ASA. Some of the statistics presented point to areas in which there should be concerted efforts to involve more women. Others could inform plans to hone ASA activities so they appeal to the current mix of members.
[1 Oct 2010 | Comments Off on Let’s All Celebrate the First World Statistics Day | 2,090 views]
ASA President Sastry Pantula takes World Statistics Day as an opportunity to thank all statisticians who work on federal statistics around the globe for their valuable service to humanity and asks everyone to celebrate their service, professionalism, and integrity.
[1 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on Getting a Job: What Distinguishes You? | 5,743 views]
The Mayo Clinic Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics (BSI) recruits top statisticians at all levels. There is intense competition for talented people. What do they look for in a statistician? Here, you’ll find out what it takes to be the top candidate for a job.
Amstat News is the monthly membership magazine of the American Statistical Association, bringing you news and notices of the ASA, its chapters, its sections, and its members. Other departments in the magazine include announcements and news of upcoming meetings, continuing education courses, and statistics awards.
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MD Anderson Cancer Center
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University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
The University of Hong Kong
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Notre Dame
University of Texas Health Science Center
U.S. Census Bureau
Yale School of Public Health
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