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The United States National Academy of Medicine (NAM) announced the election of 90 regular members and 10 international members during its annual meeting in October. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding…

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The Seminar on Stochastic Processes (SSP) 2020 will be held on March 4–7, 2020, (Wednesday through Saturday) at Michigan State University (MSU), in East Lansing, MI, USA. As well as informal presentations by conference participants, there will be plenary talks by the following five invited speakers: Martin Barlow (Kai Lai…

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IMS Fellow David Allison (University of Alabama, Birmingham) is a member of the committee that wrote a 2019 National Academies report on reproducibility and replicability in science. He appeared on November 13, 2019, before the US House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology to discuss recommendations and findings in the…

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We are pleased to announce the following members have been selected to receive the 2019 IMS Lawrence D. Brown PhD Student Award: Yuqi Gu is a PhD student in the Department of Statistics at the University of Michigan; Didong Li is in the Department of Mathematics at Duke University; and…

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Byeong Uk Park, Professor of Statistics at Seoul National University in South Korea, has received the 33rd Inchon Award. The prestigious Inchon Awards honor the memory of Kim Sung-soo (whose pen-name was Inchon), former vice-president of the Republic of Korea, founder of Korea University, and founder of the Dong-A Ilbo…

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