Student Research Competition

Applied Public Health Statistics Section
Updated: 01/27/2014

2014 Student Research Competition

The Applied Public Health Statistics Section of APHA announces the 2014 Student Research Competition. Three (3) students will be
invited to present at the Annual APHA Meeting in New Orleans, LA (Nov 15-19, 2014) with the top student research recognized during our Awards Ceremony. Registration, 2014 Annual Fees and Prizes will be awarded to all finalists.


Students must be members of APHA and the Apllied Public Health Statistics Section. Master's, Doctoral, and first-year Post-doctoral students are invited to apply.


February 11, 2014
. The 3 finalists will be notified in April 2014

  1. Abstracts and papers must be submitted to Trent Lalonde
  2. Papers will be judged for their statistical methodology and potential impact on public health.
  3. Co-authors are allowed as long as students are responsible for the majority of the work.


In addition to Registration & 2014 Annual fees, a monetary prize and the most recent version of JMP will be awarded to finalists.