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The San Diego Chapter of the American Statistical Association

 seeks to sponsor educational, professional, and scientific

 activities that benefit professional statisticians, students

of statistics, and the San Diego Community at large. 


ASA Traveling Course coming in the late summer/early fall 

Speaker:   Dr. Stanley Lemeshow
Topic:         Applied Logistic Regression
Date:          TBD
Time:         TBD
Location:  Pfizer, La Jolla
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Cricket Statistics: MS Dhoni's Test Record as India Captain Away from Home - Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report

Cricket Statistics: MS Dhoni's Test Record as India Captain Away from Home
Bleacher Report
By leading India to victory over Alastair Cook's England in the second Test at Lord's, MS Dhoni captured just his sixth Test triumph away from home as captain. Against a nose-diving home side, that stunning victory to give India a 1-0 series lead has ...
Ten great statistics from India's victory at Lord'sScroll.in

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If you're avoiding air travel after MH17 and more, let statistics be your guide - The Guardian

The Guardian

If you're avoiding air travel after MH17 and more, let statistics be your guide
The Guardian
If you're avoiding air travel after MH17 and more, let statistics be your guide. James Ball. You've undoubtedly heard that you're more likely to get hit by lightning or die in a car wreck. But is that really true? A jumbo jet airplane. Suddenly fear ...

Vital Statistics: 07/25/14 - Pueblo Chieftain

Vital Statistics: 07/25/14
Pueblo Chieftain
Brandner — Born to Lindsey and Thomas Brandner, Pueblo, a daughter, July 22 at Parkview Medical Center. Debiase — Born to Kellie Gomez, Pueblo, a son, July 23 at Parkview Medical Center. Estes — Born to Marci and Josh Estes, Pueblo, a daughter, ...

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The University of California, San Diego has announced a new master’s degree program in Data Science and Engineering, intended for working professionals with a broad educational background and/or training in computer science, engineering, or mathematics.

The Data Science and Engineering master’s degree program is taught by world-renowned professors and researchers from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) in the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering, in collaboration with the university’s San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC). The two-year, part-time program is completed in person on the UC San Diego campus and leads to a Master of Advanced Study (MAS) degree.

For more information, please click here.


We are seeking nominations for President, Treasurer, and Secretary.   If you would like to run, contact any officer. 

Cytel, Inc., is sponsoring an Adaptive Design Workshop here in SD!  See "Items of Interest" for more information


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April 2014:  The latest newsletter from the World of Statistics is here.

February 2014: Due to the success of the International Year of Statistics, Statistics2013 now becomes the World of Statistics

October 2013:  There is a Give It Your Best Shot photo contest for grades 7-12. Also, the latest newsletter is available here.

May 2013: The results for the Video Contest are in.  You can find the May newsletter

December, 2012: The International Year of Statistics video, Improving Human Welfare in 2013 International Year of Statistics, is now available to view.  The video was created by SAS Institute, and it portrays the many ways statistics affects our lives. 

October 2012: The SDASA is proud to announce it is participating in the International Year of Statistics 2013, a worldwide celebration of the contributions of statistical science to the advancement of our global society.

 More than 700 organizations—universities, research institutes, high schools, professional societies, government agencies and businesses—in nearly 100 countries are joining to celebrate and promote the importance of statistical science to the science community, businesses, governments, the news media, policymakers, employers, students and the public.

 During this yearlong celebration, The SDASA and hundreds of other participating organizations around the world will be:

  1. Increasing public awareness of the power and impact of statistics on all aspects of our society
  2. Nurturing statistics as a profession, especially among high-school and college students
  3. Promoting creativity and developmetn in the sciences of probability and statistics
Be sure to visit the Statistics2013 website in the months ahead to learn more about how Statistics helps shape your everyday life.

2014 Joint Statistical Meetings
August 2-7, 2014
Boston Convention and Exhibit Center
415 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02210


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There are a few statistical bloggers around the world who are listed below (in alphabetical order.)  If you know of any others, please let Patricia English know and she will update the links here.

John Johnson from Registrat-Mapi posts include statistics, clinical trials, and the scientific process. 

Yossi Levy blogs about statistics in Hebrew. 

Sanjay Matange of SAS blogs on data visualization with a focus on SAS ODS.

Naomi Robbins, graphic displays expert, blogs on effective graphics.       

David Smith of Revolution R posts daily on topics of interest to R users, including R and statistics. 

Rick Wicklin of SAS posts about SAS including code. 

The statsblogs.com  site is a compilation of statistics blogs; some of the above bloggers are included on this site but there are many others.



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    Steve Pierson

    American Statistical Association
    Alexandria, VA
    United States

    664 Points

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    CSG Inc
    Raleigh, NC
    United States

    462 Points

  3. Sarjinder Singh
    Sarjinder Singh

    Texas A&M University-Kingsville
    Kingsville, TX
    United States

    411 Points

  4. Elizabeth Schiferl
    Elizabeth Schiferl

    The Lubrizol Corporation
    Wickliffe, OH
    United States

    376 Points