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ABS Member Meeting: Panel Discussion-Role of Statistician vs Data Scientist

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NCRC, Building 300, Room 376

1600 Huron Parkway

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2800

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Panel Discussion on the Role of Statistician vs Data Scientist


On June 5, the ABS Network will be hosting a panel discussion on the role of data scientists vs statisticians. Four panelists with expertise in statistics and/or data science will discuss the similarities and differences between the fields of data science and statistics, and the convergence and divergence they see between these two fields. The panel discussion will be moderated by Dr. Cathie Spino.

Our panelists will be:

Paul McCarthy, PhD – Senior Economist – Ford Motor Credit Company & Ann Arbor Chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA)

Bhramar Mukherjee, PhD - Biostatistician - John D. Kalbfleisch Collegiate Professor of Biostatistics, Chair of Biostatistics, Professor of Epidemiology, Professor of Global Public Health

Arvind Rao, PhD – Data Scientist - Associate Professor, Department of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, Associate Professor, Radiation Oncology

Ananda Sen, PhD - Biostatistician - Lee A Green Collegiate Research Professor, Family Medicine and Biostatistics


Lunch from Lucky Kitchen is provided. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. and the panel is from 11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Our aim is to provide an outstanding experience for all attendees. If you require reasonable accommodations in order to attend, please contact Janine Capsouras (jleahcap@umich.edu) 1 week prior to the event.

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