Prof. Wendy Lou honored as Fellow of the American Statistical Association

June 10/2013

ALEXANDRIA VA, June 5, 13, 2013 – Prof. Wendy Lou has been named a fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA), the preeminent professional statistical society of the US, announced ASA President Marie Davidian, a professor of statistics at North Carolina State University.

To be recognized as a 2013 ASA Fellow, each honoree must make outstanding professional contributions to and have exhibited leadership in the field of statistical science. Prof. Lou was honored for her notable contributions to the distribution theory of runs and patterns, for remarkable collaborations in the biomedical and healthcare sciences, for exemplary leadership in statistical education and outstanding service to the profession.

Prof. Lou will be awarded a certificate at a ceremony on August 6 at the annual Joint Statistical Meetings in Montréal, Québec, Canada.

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