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Dr. Steven Foti’s Tips for Twitter is Published in AMSTAT News

Published: Jun 12th, 2018

Dr. Steven Foti, Clinical Assistant Professor, authored the article titled, Academic Twitter- Statistics Education. This article was recently published in the AMSTAT News.

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Department of Biostatistics Hosts IISA 2018 Conference

Published: Jun 1st, 2018

The department of biostatistics hosted the International Indian Statistical Association’s annual meeting. This four day conference attracted 300 participants and was held May 17-20, 2018 at the HPNP Complex at the University of Florida.

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Ph.D. Student, Kai Yang, Wins Student Paper Competition

Published: May 23rd, 2018

Kai Yang, Ph.D. student in the department of biostatistics, was awarded the Best Student Paper Award in Applied Statistics at the IISA 2018 Conference

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Dr. Susmita Datta selected for NSF-CMBS Advisory Board

Published: May 15th, 2018

Dr. Susmita Datta, Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, was recently selected to serve on the National Science Foundation’s Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences Regional Conference Series.

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Dr. Ji-Hyun Lee, Professor, Elected as ASA Fellow

Published: Apr 18th, 2018

Dr. Ji-Hyun Lee, incoming Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Director of UF Health’s Cancer Center’s, Division of Quantitative Sciences, recently received news from the American Statistical Association that she has been elected as ASA Fellow.

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Department Favorably Ranked a Best Graduate Statistics Program by U.S. News

Published: Mar 23rd, 2018

The University of Florida’s, Department of Biostatistics, was favorably ranked by the U.S. News as one of the best graduate statistical programs.

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BSO Networking Workshop

Published: Mar 6th, 2018

The Biostatistics Student Organization teamed up with the Career Resource Center and hosted a networking workshop to connect students with CRC and to provide general knowledge in regards to the resources, career planning and services offered to students.

College of Medicine 2018 Celebration of Research Day

Published: Mar 6th, 2018

The celebration of research day was held on February 19, 2018 at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. This event consisted of a Keynote speech, a special guest seminar, and a poster session. In total, 96 posters were presented. Of those, several Biostatistics students and faculty members participated and shared their research as part of the poster session.

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Ph.D. Student, Kai Yang, Receives Young Investigator Award

Published: Jan 17th, 2018

Kai Yang, second year Ph.D student, was selected to receive one of the ASA’s section on Statistics in Epidemiology Young Investigator Awards. This award is presented to honor the best papers submitted by young investigators in statistics in epidemiology.

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Celebrating 10 Years of Service

Published: Dec 21st, 2017

Drs. Yueh-Yun Chi and John Kairalla, both Research Associate Professors in the Department of Biostatistics, were recognized for their 10 years of service to the University of Florida.