Diversity Programs

Several national organizations in statistics and biostatistics have organized specific workshops and mentorship opportunities aimed at increasing diversity in Biostatistics.


ENAR- Fostering Diversity in Biostatistics Workshop - This workshop, a part of the annual ENAR conference, aims to teach prospective biostatisticians about how to pursue a degree in biostatistics, training opportunities, career options, etc. It includes activities such as panel discussions with biostatisticians from underrepresented groups and a workshop on the programming language R.


American Statistical Association (ASA) - Diversity Mentoring Program - This program aims to foster diversity in statistics through a mentoring program for early-career and graduate student statisticians. 

American Statistical Association (ASA) - StatFest - This annual conference teaches undergraduate students about the various job opportunities available in statistics and data science.