ASA Member News Archive
ASA Member News February 2004
Welcome to the February edition of ASA Member News, the ASA''s monthly enewsletter. You are receiving this enewsletter because you are an important member of the ASA. This issue is in HTML format. Let us know if you prefer to receive text only.
JSM 2004 will be held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, August 8 - 12, 2004. Did you know that over 400 ASA members live in Canada? In fact, over 20% of ASA members live outside the United States. Start planning your trip to Toronto now.
In Amstat News
Obtaining Federal Funding: Strategies for Effective Grant Writing
The National Science Foundation has multiple division- and foundation-wide competitions in which Statistics and Probability participate. Research objectives will indicate the program to which a proposal should be submitted. The NSF web page will inform potential investigators about new programs and competitions as well as about the scientific focus of these competitions. Read more about Strategies for Effective Grant Writing.
Young Statistician Award Deadline: February 27, 2004
March Deadlines for ASA Presidential Awards
Statistical events are happening around the country and the globe. View our Upcoming Events Calendar.
Registration Opens for the ASA Conference on Radiation and Health
Radiation in Realistic Environments: Interactions Between Radiation and Other Factors will be held June 27 - 30, 2004, in Beaver Creek, Colorado. Registration is limited 100 participants. This biannual meeting is designed to promote interactions and collaborations between scientists in the fields of radiation epidemiology and radiation biology. More information.
ASA Center for Statistics Education Announces Two New LearnSTAT Courses
The Center for Statistics Education is pleased to announce two new LearnStat course offerings for this spring: Intermediate/Advanced Bayesian Hierarchical Modeling, March 26, 2004, and Longitudinal and Incomplete Data, April 2, 2004. Each one-day course will be held near Washington, D.C. at the Arlington Campus Professional Center of George Mason University. Email LearnSTAT for further information.
Member-Get-A-Member Campaign Continues
Take a moment to nominate your colleagues for ASA membership! You depend on ASA, and we count on you, too! We know that our current members are the best possible resource for new members who could benefit from all that the ASA has to offer. Each year we welcome over 150 new members who were encouraged to join by a current ASA member. Each time someone you refer joins, you will be rewarded with a $10 ASA gift certificate. Everyone who makes a nomination is entered to win the grand prize, a FREE JSM registration! Learn more about how to participate.
Have you explored the ASA JobWeb? Anyone can search the jobs, but only ASA members can post their resumes or set up personal search agents!
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