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2013 Annual Membership Dinner
The 2013 annual membership dinner will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 6:00pm. The location is:
Sacramento CA 95816
The purpose of the evening is to elect officers for the upcoming year. All current members and their guests are invited to the event.
35th Annual Institute on Research and Statistics
The 35th Annual Institute on Research and Statistics will be held Thursday, March 27, 2014 at California State University, Sacramento (CSUS) Union Building. This daylong event is co-sponsored by
- the CSUS Department of Mathematics and Statistics: http://www.csus.edu/math/
- the Student Chapter of SIAM at CSUS: http://siam.org/students/chapters/current/calstate_sacramento.php
- the Sacramento Statistical Association (SSA): http://www.amstat.org/chapters/sacramento/
- the College of Business Administration: http://www.cba.csus.edu/
and features diverse presentations of interest to statistics practitioners and researchers of all levels of expertise. This is an excellent opportunity to meet colleagues and learn more about statistical methods, applications, and research projects in the Sacramento area. We invite you to propose a presentation or discussion topic to share research experiences.
Slides and Handout from 31st Annual Institute on Research and Statistics
Short Course: An Introduction to Biostatistics through a Case Study
The Sacramento Statistical Association offered a short course presented by Dr. Farzaneh Tabnak, a Research Scientist Supervisor at the California Department of Health Services (DHS), on November 3, 2005. The professional development opportunity provided an introduction to biostatistics through a case study, including analyses/interpretation using SAS software. Take a look at the Abstract.
Short Course on Logistic Regression
Dr. Alan Fenech presented a short course on logistic regression on March 7, 2005. Dr. Fenech is currently an Emeritus Professor of Statistics at UC Davis. This professional development opportunity provided an overview of the logistic regression model and associated statistical inference techniques, featuring examples of the application of logistic regression to data. Course Description.
Past Annual Institutes
Program and presentation by Daniel Smith, Ph.D. Overlapping confidence intervals are not a
2003 Program and visual aids
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