Fourth Annual Janet L. Norwood Award

For Outstanding Achievement By A Woman In The Statistical Sciences

Recipient: Clarice R. Weinberg, Ph.D.

  • Clarice R. Weinberg, Ph.D.
  • Award
Dr. Clarice R. Weinberg, Chief of the Biostatistics Branch of the NIEHS, is the recipient of the Fourth Annual Janet L. Norwood Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Statistical Sciences. She will accept the Award and deliver a lecture at the ceremony in her honor, to be held at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Dr. Weinberg received her BS & MA in Mathematics from Simmons College & Brandeis University, respectively, and her PhD in Biomathematics from the University of Washington, Seattle. In 1980, she joined the Department of Biostatistics at the University of Washington, Seattle as Acting Asst Professor & the Diabetes/Endocrinology Research Center as Acting Director. She took at position at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIH) in 1982 and in 1997 became Chief of the Biostatistics Branch at NIEHS. She holds Adjunct Professorships at the University of North Carolina’s Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology. She was elected as a fellow of the American Statistical Association in 1995.

Held On: October 14, 2005
Time: 9:30 A.M.
Location: Alys Stephens Center
Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall
1200 10th Avenue South
Birmingham AL
9:30 A.M. David B. Allison, Ph.D.: Prof & Head, Section on Statistical Genetics
Call to order & history of the award
9:40 A.M. Janet L. Norwood, Ph.D.:
Women in science
9:45 A.M. Carol Z. Garrison, Ph.D.: President
UAB Welcome
9:50 A.M. Max Michael III, M.D.: Dean, School of Public Health
SOPH Welcome
9:55 A.M. David B. Allison, Ph.D.:
Introduction of Dr. Weinberg
10:00 A.M. Clarice R. Weinberg, Ph.D.: Chief, Biostatistics Branch, NIEHS
"Finding genes related to conditions with onset early in life"
10:50 A.M. David B. Allison, Ph.D. & Max Michael, III M.D.:
Present award to Dr. Weinberg
11:00 A.M. Reception (Alys Stephens Center, Foyer)

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