The New York City Metropolitan Area Chapter of the
American Statistical Association is an
organization that attracts a diverse population
due to its location. Its members include
professionals from the academic, public, and
private sectors. The goal of our chapter is to
provide a service for the community.
Chapter meetings, which include guest speakers, are open to both members and nonmembers. The guest speakers attract three diverse types of audiences. They include professionals from the business community, such as marketing, management, and finance. In addition, the speakers attract biostatisticians from pharmaceutical companies and health related institutions. The audiences also include professionals from the social sciences, such as psychologists and educational researchers.