Four doctoral students and one recent graduate from the University of Washington Biostatistics Department were among the 2020 American Statistical Association (ASA) Student Paper best paper award winners.
UW Biostatistics PhD candidate Brian Williamson was one of three Nonparametrics Section student paper award winners who presented at the 2019 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM), July 27–August 1, in Denver.
Natalie Gasca, a fifth-year PhD student in biostatistics at the University of Washington received first place honors at the 2019 WNAR student paper competition last week for her Outstanding Oral Presentation.
Kelsey Grinde, a doctoral student in the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Washington School of Public Health, is a recipient of the inaugural Dorothy L. Simpson Leadership Award, presented by the Seattle Chapter of Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS) Foundation.
MS student Marlena Bannick always knew she wanted to work in a field where she could positively impact the health of populations, though she wasn't sure what the best fit would be. But once she took her first biostatistics course as an undergrad at UW, she was hooked.