Committee Details

W. J. Dixon Award Committee

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Charge:

Select annually a worthy recipient of the WJ Dixon Award for Excellence in Statistical Consulting. The award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to advancing the science and art of statistical consulting or analysis. Each recipient must have demonstrated excellence in statistical consulting or have developed and contributed new methods, software, or ways of thinking for improving statistical practice in general.

Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • customizing known general tools or creating new ones to meet unique
  • needs in individual projects,
  • producing and supporting widely used statistical software,
  • creating educational schemas and teaching materials,
  • including authoring statistics texts or case studies which promote effective consulting practices,
  • collaborating on outstanding and important subject-matter publications which exemplify how statistical science can contribute vitally in designing, analyzing, and reporting important research studies.
  • Composition: The committee will consist of six members, two of whom will be appointed each year by the ASA President Elect to three year terms. No member will serve more than one consecutive term. One of the members with the longest continuous service on the committee will be selected by the President Elect to act as the Chair each year.


    Questions? Want to get involved? Contact Frank E. Harrell, Jr.

    Membership

    The W. J. Dixon Award Committee has 6 member(s), and 2 liaison(s).

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    Name

    Position/Term

     
    Harrell, Frank E.
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Dept. of Biostatistics
    2525 West End Ave., Suite 1100
    Nashville, TN   37203
    United States
    Phone: (615) 322-2001
    Fax: (615) 343-4924
    f.harrell@vanderbilt.edu
    Chair (2018 - 2018)
     
    Allen, I. Elaine
    UCSF
    isabel.allen@ucsf.edu
    Member (2016 - 2018)
     
    Griswold, Michael E.
    Department of Data Science, University of MS Medical Center
    New Guyton Bldg., Suite G651
    2500 N State Street
    Jackson, MS   39110
    United States
    Phone: (601) 984-4933
    mgriswold@umc.edu
    Member (2017 - 2019)
     
    Harrell, Frank E.
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Dept. of Biostatistics
    2525 West End Ave., Suite 1100
    Nashville, TN   37203
    United States
    Phone: (615) 322-2001
    Fax: (615) 343-4924
    f.harrell@vanderbilt.edu
    Member (2016 - 2018)
     
    Love, Kimberly R.
    K. R. Love Quantitative Consulting & Collaboration
    337 S. Milledge Avenue
    Suite 208
    Athens, GA   30605
    United States
    Phone: (706) 224-2024
    kim@krloveqcc.com
    Member (2017 - 2019)
     
    Toledano, Alicia Y.
    Biostatistics Consulting, LLC
    10606 Wheatley Street
    Kensington, MD   20895
    United States
    Phone: (301) 312-8577
    toledano.biostat@gmail.com
    Member (2018 - 2020)
     
    Wittes, Janet
    Statistics-Collaborative, Inc.
    1625 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W.
    Suite 600
    Washington, DC   20036
    United States
    Phone: (202) 247-9700
    Fax: (202) 429-9268
    janet@statcollab.com
    Member (2018 - 2020)
     

    Nussbaum, Barry D.
    7804 Antiopi Street
    Annandale, VA   22003-1405
    United States
    Phone: (703) 560-4767
    StatisticsBarry@gmail.com

    Awards Council Liaison
    2018 - 2018
    Awards Council Chair (ASA Past President)
     

    Ntiranyuhura, Thierryne
    American Statistical Association
    732 North Washington St
    Alexandria, VA   22314-1943
    United States
    Phone: (703) 684-1221
    Thierryne@amstat.org

    Staff Liaison
    2016 - 2020
     
     

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