Roberta DeVito Receives Award

Congratulations to DSI’s Roberta DeVito (jointly appointed in Biostatistics), for winning the American Statistical Association’s 2022 W.J. Youden Award in Interlaboratory Testing

The W. J. Youden Award was established in 1985 to recognize the authors of publications that make outstanding contributions to the design and/or analysis of interlaboratory tests or describe ingenious approaches to the planning and evaluation of data from such tests.

The award is for the paper “Multi-study Factor Analysis,” published jointly with Ruggero Bellio (University of Udine), Lorenzo Trippa (Harvard University), and Giovanni Parmigiani (Harvard University).The paper aims to combine multiple studies and understand the cross-study reproducibility of signals in multivariate data.