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Stats + Stories: How Well Can You Study the Brain

Jul 13, 2019

Nicole Lazar is Professor of Statistics at the University of Georgia. After receiving her BA in Statistics and Psychology from Tel Aviv University, she served three years as Statistics Officer in the Israel Defense Forces Department of Behavioral Sciences.
Credit via Stats and Stories

WYSO is partnering with Stats and Stories, a podcast produced at Miami University.

In this Stats and Stories short episode, John Bailer, chair of the Department of Statistics at Miami University is joined by Rosemary Pennington and Richard Campbell, Professors in the Department of Media, Journalism and Film. Their guest is Nicole Lazar, Professor of Statistics at the University of Georgia. She’s currently President of the Caucus of Women in Statistics and talks about collecting and understanding data about the brain.

Stats and Stories is a partnership between Miami University's Departments of Statistics and Media, Journalism and Film and the American Statistical Association. You can follow us on Twitter or iTunes. If you'd like to share your thoughts on our program, send your e-mail to statsandstories@miamioh.edu and be sure to listen for future editions of Stats and Stories where we discuss the statistics behind the stories and the stories behind the statistics.