2015/16 session 2016-03-23 seminar

The Applied Biostatistics Association (TABA) invites you to a seminar and dinner:

Topic: Statistics in the Wild – collecting and communicating data across cultures

Presenter: Heather Krause MSc PStat, CEO Datassist

Abstract: Heather Krause, Datassist’s founder, will discuss the challenges and excitement of statistical consulting in a global development environment.  Using examples from her work on the ground in Bangladesh, Ghana, Tanzania and more she’ll share stories of how to use statistics to take a complex situation, figure out how to measure it, find the best statistical methodology, and then design how to communicate complex statistical results to diverse stakeholders.

When:  Wednesday March 23, 2016
6-7 pm seminar
7 pm dinner (optional, but registration required)

Where:  Room 7-605, Princess Margaret Hospital, 610 University Avenue

Cost: Seminar – free
Dinner – $15  (students $5)

To attend, please RSVP by or on Friday March 18th:
* for seminar only, please email us by clicking here:
* for seminar and dinner, please email us by clicking here:

If you plan to attend the dinner, we accept a mailed cheque, Interac email money transfer or cash at the event. If you have to cancel the dinner we request a 48 hour notice otherwise TABA has to pay for it. For Interac email money transfer (not PayPal): do the transfer via your bank to taba.exec@gmail.com and send a separate email via your own email program to us (taba.exec@gmail.com) giving the answer to the security question you used so that we can accept the transfer. For cheques: mail cheque, payable to TABA, to
Lorinda Simms
Eli Lilly Canada Inc.
3650 Danforth Ave
Toronto, ON
M1N 2E8

We’d love to see your company name here as a sponsor:
please contact Lorinda Simms (xxxxx) or Ruth Croxford (xxxx).

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