This is the home page of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the (ASA). Its purpose is to act as a clearinghouse of information of interest to statisticians in the Bay Area. In it you will find announcements of local meetings and seminars, Bay Area job listings, and information on local jobseekers and consultants.
San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of American Statistical Association
Title: Genetic Effect Estimates When Distinct Disease States Share A Clinical Diagnosis
Iryna Lobach, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of California San Francisco
When: Thursday, Jan 24th, 2019, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
(4:30-5:00 social networking and light refreshment, 5:00-6:00 seminar)
Where: Room 2700, Mission Hall: Global Health and Clinical Sciences Building, UCSF
550 16th Street, San Francisco, CA
Student Travel Awards for the 2019 Joint Statistical Meetings in Denver, CO
Are you (or do you know) a graduate or undergraduate student who is planning to give a presentation at the 2019 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in Denver, the capital of Colorado? The conference will be held from July 27th to August 1st, 2019. ( )
The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA) is soliciting applications for Student Travel Awards to JSM 2019.
Up to six Student Travel Awards for current graduate and undergraduate students (receiving degrees May 2019 or later) will be issued to cover up to $1000 in travel expenses to the 2019 JSM. In the last 10 years, more than 30 awards have been given to the qualified students!
Bay area Biotech-pharma Statistics Workshop (BBSW)
Bay area Biotech-pharma Statistics Workshop (BBSW) is a new annual conference designed mainly for the Bay Area statistics community while open to participation from broader audience. It is supported by 20+ pharmaceutical/biotech companies, academia institutions, and non-profit organizations including SFASA, and will be held on November 5th and 6th in Foster City at Crowne Plaza Foster City-San Mateo. Keynote speakers include Lisa LaVange (ASA President), Steven Shak (Co-Founder of Genomic Health), and Mingxiu Hu (SVP, Nektar Therapeutics). SFASA members are eligible to receive a 20% discount to the regular registration fee by entering the code “BBSWFRIEND”.
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