Sixth Annual Janet L. Norwood Award

Marie Davidian, Ph.D. For Outstanding Achievement By A Woman In The Statistical Sciences

Recipient: Marie Davidian, Ph.D.

  • Marie Davidian, Ph.D.
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Dr. Marie Davidian, the William Neal Reynolds Distinguished Professor of Statistics at North Carolina State University, is the recipient of the Sixth 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. Davidian received her BS & MS in Applied Mathematics & Computer Science from the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science and her PhD in Statistics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She began her career in academe at North Carolina State University. Dr. Davidian progressed steadily through the ranks to the rank of Distinguished Professor, with close ties with the Harvard School of Public Health and Duke University. Her research interests include mixed effects models, longitudinal data analysis, covariate measurement error, missing data, and analysis of assay data and calibration. She is a Fellow of the American Statistical Association, the Institute of Mathematical Statistics and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. She is a past President of The International Biometric Society - Eastern North American Region (2004) and North Carolina Chapter of the American Statistical Association (1991). Dr. Davidian has been a member of the editorial boards of Biometrics, Statistica Sinica, the Journal of the American Statistical Association, and Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems.

Held On: Wednesday, September 12, 2007
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
9:45 A.M. Max Michael, M.D.: Dean, School of Public Health
SOPH Welcome
9:50 A.M. David B. Allison, Ph.D.:
Introduction of Dr. Davidian
10:00 A.M. Marie Davidian, Ph.D.: Distinguished Professor of Statistics
"Toward Individualizing Treatment to the Patient: An Introduction to Dynamic Treatment Regimes"
10:50 A.M. David B. Allison, Ph.D. & Max Michael, M.D.
Present award to Dr. Marie Davidian
11:00 A.M. Reception (Alys Stephens Center, Abroms Patrons Lounge)
12:00 P.M. Fini

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