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September 21, 2011   SMHR Newsletter available as WordPress blog

The inaugural issue of the Interest Group on Statistics in Mental Health Research (SMHR) Newsletter is now available in its new WordPress blog format at We hope that this collaborative format will help the newsletter evolve into an online forum for SMHR, facilitating discussion among SMHR members. We look forward to your comments.

If you would like to contribute to future issues of the newsletter, please send a note to Robert Gibbons at and Naihua Duan at .

September 16, 2011   Job Posting: Statistical Scientist

The Center for Health Statistics (CHS) at The University of Chicago is accepting applications for a non-tenure track position for a statistician or biostatistician interested in collaborative work and computation. The position involves collaboration with U of C faculty in the Department of Medicine and the Computational Institute. Interested parties should send a brief biosketch and CV to Brian Roland.

August 30, 2011   SMHR Newsletter

The inaugural issue of the SMHR newsletter is now available on the website as a PDF file . This issue covers topics such as membership, past and future events, and funding, employment and volunteer opportunities.

Members are invited to contribute articles on any topic that is of interest to SMHR members, announcements about awards or graduations or moves, funding opportunities, employment opportunities, etc.

August 25, 2011   JSM 2011 Dinner Pictures
    Pictures from the JSM 2011 Dinner are now available on the website.
August 5, 2011   Xiao-Li Meng video wins one of three ASA video competition awards

Professor Xiao-Li Meng has won one of the three 2011 ASA "Promoting the Practice and Profession of Statistics" video competition awards for Real-Life Statistics: Your Chance for Happiness (Or Misery), the video trailer for one of his statistics courses.

The competition was organized by the Public Awareness Group of the American Statistical Association (ASA).

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