Two Ph.D. Students win Awards

Photo of Award Winners

Anna Yanchenko wins SBSS Competition 

PhD student Anna Yanchenko won one of the ASA SBSS Student Paper Awards for 2021 with her paper

titled Hierarchical Dynamic Modeling for Individualized Bayesian Forecasting.   


Raphaël Morsomme selected for Young Investigator Award      

Ph.D. student Raphaël Morsomme was selected for a Young Investigator Award by the American Statistical Association Section on Statistics in

Epidemiology for his work on data augmented MCMC for stochastic epidemic models. The award includes $800 for travel support and a certificate.

Raphael will present his paper at the Joint Statistical Meetings.  Raphael's work was advised by Professor Jason Xu.


Congratulations Anna and Raphaël!