Janet L. Norwood Award Events

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Year Winner Seminar Topic Resources
2002 Jane F. Gentleman, Ph.D.
Director, Division of Health Interview Statistics, and National Center for Health Statistics, CDC
Analysis Retrospective: Health & Vital Statistics Details

2003 Nan M. Laird, Ph.D.
Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health
Clinical Trials and Genetic Sub-studies: Personal Experience Details

2004 Alice S. Whittemore, Ph.D.
Professor and Co-Chair of Health Research and Policy at the Stanford University School of Medicine
Some Statistical Problems in Human Genetics Details

2005 Clarice R. Weinberg, Ph.D.
Chief of the Biostatistics Branch of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Finding genes related to conditions with onset early in life. Details

2006 Janet Turk Wittes, Ph.D.
President, Statistics Collaborative Inc.
Censoring, Multiplicity, and Over-classification: Some Statistical Approaches for Failing to Identify Harms in Randomized Clinical Trials. Details

2007 Marie Davidian, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Statistics, North Carolina State University
Toward Individualizing Treatment to the Patient: An Introduction to Dynamic Treatment Regimes. Details
2008 Xihong Lin, Ph.D.
Professor of Biostatistics at Harvard's School of Public Health
Statistical Issues and Challenges in Analyzing High-throughput "Omics" Data. Details
2009 Nancy L. Geller, Ph.D.
Director, NHLBI Office of Biostatistics Research
Clinical trial design in the 21st century Details
2010 L. Adrienne Cupples, Ph.D.
Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology at Boston University's School of Public Health
Professor of Biostatistics and of Epidemiology "Overload" Details
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2011 Lynne Billard, Ph.D.
University Professor, University of Georgia
Symbolic Data Analysis: Distributions are the Numbers of the Future Details
2012 Nancy Flournoy, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Missouri's College of Arts and Sciences
Response-Adaptive Designs Details
2013 Kathryn Roeder, Ph.D.
Professor, Statistics; Carnegie Mellon University
Statistics and Genetics Open a Window into Autism" Details
2014 Judith D. Singer, Ph.D.
Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity James Bryant Conant Professor of Education Harvard University
Fostering the Advancement of Women in Academia Details
2015 Judith Goldberg, ScD,
Professor of Biostatistics at NYU Langone Medical Center in the Department of Population Health
Statistics in Biomedical Research: Experiences from the Past and Perspectives for the Future Details
2016 Francesca Dominici, PhD
Senior Associate Dean for Research, Associate Dean for Information Technology, and Professor of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Air Pollution and Health: Association or Causation? Details
2017 Sally C. Morton, Ph.D.
Professor & Dean, Virginia Tech College of Science
Big Statistics: Janet Norwood’s Legacy Details