Weng Kee Wong Appointed Associate Editor

Congratulations to Weng Kee Wong, who was appointed as an Associate Editor for Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference and Statistical Methods for Medical Research, 2012-present.

Weng Kee Wong Selected as Fellow of the AAAS

Congratulations to Weng Kee Wong, who was selected as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world's largest general scientific society and the publisher of the journal Science. (PDF)

Weng Kee Wong Going to Guangzhou Univ. and National Cheng Kung Univ. as Visiting Scholar

Weng Kee Wong will be a Visiting Scholar to Department of Statistics, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China, December 10-23, 2012. He is also invited as a Visiting Sholar to Department of Statistics, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, August-September 2013.

Ron Brookmeyer Gives Talk at NIH Symposium

Ron Brookmeyer gave an invited talk at the National Institute of Health Symposium on Statistics in Biomedical Research: Making and Translating New Discoveries, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, on November 10, 2012.

Weng Kee Wong Teaches Course at Amgen

On November 1, 2012 Weng Kee Wong was an instructor for 1-day Short Course at Amgen Inc, Thousand Oaks, California. The course title was Optimal Dose Response Designs.

Donatello Telesca Appointed Webmaster for SBSS

Donatello Telesca has been appointed 2012 webmaster for the Section on Bayesian Statistical Science (SBSS) of the American Statistical Association.

Donatello Telesca Receives UCLA Hellman Fellows Award

Donatello Telesca was one of the recipients of the UCLA Hellman Fellows Award (2012). Established by Warren & Chris Hellman and their children in 1994, the purpose of the Hellman Fellows Program is to support the research of promising assistant professors who show capacity for great distinction in their chosen fields of endeavor. (PDF)

Weng Kee Wong Invited to Colloquium at Loyola Univ.

Weng Kee Wong was invited to Undergradute Colloquium for the Mathematical Sciences, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Loyola University, Chicago, on September 10, 2012. The talk title was Using Animal Insticts to Design more Efficient Drug Studies.

Marc Suchard Elected for ASA

Marc Suchard was one of the 48 Fellows elected for 2012 American Statistical Association. The recipients were recognized for their outstanding professional contributions to and leadership in the field of statistical science. (Full story)

Weng Kee Wong Going to National Taiwan Univ. as Visiting Scholar

Weng Kee Wong was invited Visiting Scholar, Department of Mathematics, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, July 1-10, 2012.