American Statistical Association, also referred to as Amstat, hosts the annual JSM Conference.
Biostat, Biostats, Biost
Most common abbreviations used that refer to biostatistics.
Center for Biomedical Statistics. Location: mainly at the Tower
Collaborative Health Studies Coordinating Center. Location: Sandpoint
Clinical Trials Center
University of Washington Clinical Trials Center, also know as UWCTC. Location: Sandpoint
Cancer Research And Biostatistics (CRAB). Location: 1730 Minor Avenue
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (also referred to as the "Fred Hutch"), Location: 100 Fairview Avenue North
CITN - Cancer Immunotherapy Trials Network
HPTN - HIV Prevention Trials Network
HVTN - HIV Vaccine Trials Network
MTN - Microbicide Trials Network
SCHARP - Statistical Center for HIV/AIDS Research and Prevention
GPA - Graduate Program Advisor, the UW term for the staff member supporting a graduate program.
GPD - Graduate Program Director, department term for the faculty in charge of a graduate program.
GPC - Graduate Program Coordinator, UW term for the faculty in charge of a graduate program.
Group Health Research Institute. Website: https://www.grouphealthresearch.org/. Location: 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA.
Health Sciences Building, Biostistics has offices in the F-, H- and T-wings. Location: 1959 NE Pacific Street.
Health Sciences Library. Location: 3rd floor of HSB T-wing. Access after hours requires HSB Access card. Entrance after hours is on the 2nd floor next to the T-wing elevators.
International Biometric Society
ENAR - Eastern North American Region of the International Biometric Society
WNAR - Western North American Region of the International Biometric Society
Joint Statistical Meetings conference. Biostatistics & Statistics departments hold a joint alumni reception at the conference every year.
Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium. Location: Sandpoint
A cafeteria and coffee stand located in first floor of H-wing. Location: HSB
UW Sandpoint campus. Location: 7600 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Location: 1915 Terry Avenue
Statistical Genetics (research, RA, training grant, Biost PhD degree pathway). Location: mainly in the Tower
SISG - Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics
SISBD - Summer Institute in Statistics for Big Data
SISMID - Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases
SISCR - Summer Institute in Clinical Research
Generally refers to the student offices in the 3rd floor of T-wing. Location: HSB
Tower (or UWT)
UW Tower is campus building where Biostatistics offices are located. Building access requires a UW ID. Location: 4333 Brooklyn Ave NE (corner of 45th and Brooklyn). Offices located on floor 15,
Veteran’s Administration. Location: 915 2nd Avenue