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[1 Mar 2014 | One Comment | 522 views]
Meet Charles J. Rothwell, Director, National Center for Health Statistics

Amstat News invited the director of the National Center for Health Statistics, Charles J. Rothwell, to respond to a few questions so readers could learn more about him and the agency he leads.

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[1 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on A Volume in Celebration of the International Year of Statistics | 39 views]

In early 2013, the Statistical Society of Canada commissioned a volume of expository articles in celebration of the International Year of Statistics. The resulting book, Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook, is being published by Taylor & Francis/CRC Press in March 2014.

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[1 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on Statistics Students Learn Every Vote Counts | 252 views]

Students from American University participated in an exit poll project during the last two election cycles in the DC metro area. Read on to find out how you can become involved.

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[1 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on New CHANCE Executive Editor | 26 views]

Scott R. Evans, a senior research scientist at the Harvard School of Public Health and the director of the Statistical and Data Management Center for the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group, is the new executive editor of CHANCE magazine.

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[1 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on BASS XXI to Take Place in November | 32 views]

The 21st meeting of the Biopharmaceutical Applied Statistics Symposium (BASS XXI) will be held November 3–7 at the Crowne Plaza Washington, DC-Rockville.