ASA Newsroom

The ASA Newsroom will help you quickly and easily locate information about the American Statistical Association (ASA) and its members, the statistical profession and the invaluable contributions statisticians are making every day to our nation and society.

In the ASA Newsroom, you will find the following:

  • The ASA's latest press releases
  • Information about the association's journals and magazines, as well as a sampling of articles from these publications
  • Background information about the various fields of scientific study to which statisticians make contributions
  • Best practices guidelines for using statistics, co-developed by the ASA and Public Relations Society of America
  • Information about the Joint Statistical Meetings, the world's largest gathering of statisticians

The ASA also maintains an extensive Media Experts List of ASA members with expertise in numerous relevant fields of statistical application who have volunteered to serve as sources for the media. Many of these experts have experience working with reporters and are available as resources for quotes, interviews and background information.

ASA Media Contact:

Jeffrey A. Myers
Public Relations Coordinator
732 North Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-1943
E-mail: Jeffrey@amstat.org
(703) 684-1221, Ext. 1865
Toll-free: (888) 231-3473
Fax: (703) 684-6456

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