Dr. T. Timothy Chen
Dr. T. Timothy Chen, mathematical statistician in the Biometric Research Branch, NCI, was recently named a fellow of the American Statistical Association in a presentation ceremony at the annual joint statistical meetings. The designation of fellow has for more than 75 years signified an individual's outstanding professional contribution and leadership in the field of statistical science. This year, 56 members of the association were accorded the honor. ASA, founded in Boston in 1839, is one of the country's oldest professional associations. Chen is also president-elect of the International Chinese Statistical Association.
Dr. Alexa T. McCray
Dr. Alexa T. McCray has been named director of the Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, NLM. She is an expert in the field of informatics and in the development of communications technologies to improve access to biomedical information by health care professionals. She has been with the LHNCBC, where she distinguished herself as chief of the center's Cognitive Science Branch, since 1986. Prior to her career at NLM, McCray was a research staff member in the computer sciences department at IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center.
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