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 has been appointed 2012 webmaster for the Section on Bayesian Statistical Science (SBSS) of the American Statistical Association.
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 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 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 was invited Visiting Scholar, Department of Mathematics, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, July 1-10, 2012.
Marc Suchard has been elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association. He will be recognized at the annual Joint Statistical Meetings in San Diego in July 2012.
Weng Kee Wong was invited Visiting Scholar, Department of Probability and Applied Statistics, National University of Singapore, Singapore, June 14-30, 2012.
Weng Kee Wong was a Keynote Speaker at Annual Joint Biostatistics Symposium sponsored by Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio on May 17, 2012. The talk title was Nature-Inspired Meta-Heuristic Algorithms for Generating Optimal Experiment Designs.
Weng Kee Wong was invited Visiting Scholar, Department of Statistics, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden, from March 17-April 1, 2012.