ASA Currently Accepting Applications for 2014 Lester R. Curtin Award

“The Lester R. (Randy) Curtin Award was recently established to help promising young health statisticians get the skills and training they need to make significant contributions in their area of study. The award was created to honor Randy’s memory and his long career of working tirelessly to teach and mentor his colleagues at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). Awardees receive support for travel to the ASA’s annual Conference on Statistical Practice. For more information visit the ASA website.

Applications and questions should be sent to the ASA office at or 732 N. Washington Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 attention Award Nominations. The nomination deadline is October 15, 2014.