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[1 Jun 2021 | Comments Off on Highlights of the April 14–16, 2021, ASA Board of Directors Meeting | ]

ASA President Rob Santos called to order the first 2021 meeting of the ASA Board on Wednesday, April 14. Here are the highlights.

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[1 Feb 2021 | Comments Off on BBSW 2020 Finds New Ways to Collaborate Virtually | ]

While the pandemic prevented a face-to-face event in 2020, the Bay Area Biotech-Pharma Statistical Workshop held two virtual symposiums—both related to COVID-19.

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[1 Feb 2021 | Comments Off on Check Out These ASA-Sponsored Podcasts | ]

ASA Biopharm’s Podcast, The Pod of Asclepius, Practical Significance, and Stats + Stories discuss statistical issues and provide learning opportunities for all.

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[1 Jun 2020 | Comments Off on International Epidemiologist Awarded ASA/AAAS Mass Media Fellowship | ]
International Epidemiologist Awarded ASA/AAAS Mass Media Fellowship

Jess Craig—an epidemiologist who has worked in Africa, Asia, and the Middle East—has been selected as the ASA’s 2020 AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellow and will train as a science journalist with NPR.

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[1 May 2020 | Comments Off on NISS Offers Virtual Career Advice | ]

The National Institute of Statistical Sciences has been hosting a series of virtual career fairs with experienced senior statisticians who represent a variety of research, business, health care, government, and other sectors as speakers.

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[1 May 2020 | Comments Off on Foundations of Data Science Conference Scheduled for October | ]

The conference will address foundational data science challenges in prediction, inference, fairness, ethics, and the future of data science.

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[1 May 2020 | Comments Off on ASA Launches Free Virtual Undergraduate Career Fair | ]
ASA Launches Free Virtual Undergraduate Career Fair

The ASA Virtual Career Fair will help undergraduates prepare to transition from college graduate to early-career professional. Tips, dos, and don’ts for developing a résumé and cover letter, as well as putting your best foot forward during interviews, are a few features of the program.

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[1 Feb 2020 | One Comment | ]

An ASA Task Force on Statistical Significance and Replicability will be created, with a charge to develop thoughtful principles and practices that the ASA can endorse and share with scientists and journal editors.

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[1 Feb 2020 | Comments Off on ASA Science Policy Fellow Highlights Position, Encourages Applications | ]
ASA Science Policy Fellow Highlights Position, Encourages Applications

Current ASA Science Policy Fellow Daniel Elchert reflects on this unique fellowship and its many benefits.

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[1 Feb 2020 | Comments Off on ASA Sponsors New Health Care Technology Podcast | ]

Looking to stay up to date on developments in health care technology? Tune in to “The Pod of Asclepius,” a new podcast!