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Harry V. Roberts Statistical Advocate of the Year Award Comm

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The Harry V. Roberts Statistical Advocate of the Year (SAY) Award recognizes the promotion of statistical reasoning by individuals who may or may not be statisticians themselves. The award was established in 2002 by the Chicago Chapter; in 2015 it became a joint presentation by the Chicago Chapter and ASA. The charge of the committee is to develop a strong set of nominees for the Roberts Award and to annually select the recipient.

Composition:The committee has seven members, serving for two year terms. Two members each are appointed by the American Statistical Association and the Chicago Chapter and three of the members are jointly appointed by both the ASA and the CC. Each year one ASA and one CC member and either one or two jointly appointed members should be appointed/reappointed. No member may serve for more than two complete consecutive terms. One member each year also serves as the Chair, alternatively appointed by the ASA and the CC.

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The Harry V. Roberts Statistical Advocate of the Year Award Comm has 5 member(s), and 2 liaison(s).

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Bienias, Julia L.
2914 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL   60657
United States
Phone: (773) 388-2882
ASA Member (2018 - 2021)
Jovanovic, Borko D.
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
680 N. Lake Shore Dr.
Dept. Preventive Medicine, Suite 1400
Chicago, IL   60611-4546
United States
Phone: (312) 503-2008
Fax: (312) 908-9588
ASA Member (2019 - 2020)
Seymour, Lynne
University of Georgia
Department of Statistics
310 Herty Drive
Athens, GA   30602-1952
United States
Phone: (706) 542-3307
Fax: (706) 542-3391
ASA Member (2020 - 2021)
Smiley, Richard A.
3030 N Narragansett Ave.
Chicago, IL   60634-4944
United States
Phone: (312) 525-3606
Chicago Chapter Member (2019 - 2020)
White, Andrew A.
National Center for Education Statistics/IES
550 12th Street SW
Room 4066
Washington, DC   20202
United States
Phone: (202) 245-7751
Fax: (202) 245-6752
ASA Member (2019 - 2020)

Price, Karen L.
105 Paloma Point
Georgetown, TX   78628-6917
United States
Phone: (317) 651-2132

Awards Council Liaison
2018 - 2020
Awards Council Vice Chair

Henry, Elizabeth
American Statistical Association
732 North Washington St.
Alexandria, VA   22314-1943
United States
Phone: (703) 684-1221

Staff Liaison
2018 - 2020

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