Dr. Laura Kubatko teamed up with the Ohio Supercomputing Center (OSC) this fall to provide interactive classroom statistical content for STAT2480: Statistics for the Life Sciences using RStudio and OSC's computing services.
Statistical modeling can reveal many hidden facts, such as the best time to start certain treatments for childhood traumatic brain injuries.
Principal Investigator Vincent Vu, associate professor of statistics, was awarded $120,000 for the project "Theory and Algorithms for Computational Sufficiency”.
The American Statistical Association (ASA) and the Caucus for Women in Statistics (CWS) are pleased to host the second annual Florence Nightingale Day. This event will be held for middle and high school students at the Ohio State University campus as well as other locations across the country on Oct. 19 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Florence Nightingale was a founder of modern nursing and a pioneer of statistical graphics, and is credited with developing a variant of the well-known pie chart to track disease mortality over time.