Government of Alberta
All are Welcome to the Seminar and “Meet-the-Speaker”
Date: October 11, 2013
Time: 1:30 p.m.
“Meet-the-Speaker” session directly after the talk
Room: ASB 10900
Light refreshments at 1:15 p.m. – IRMACS Lunch Room
No registration required
Job(s) of a Statistician - Sample size of one
Fareeza Khurshed is a graduate from the University of Alberta, with a MSc in Statistics. She has worked in a variety of industries from Insurance, Children Services to Forestry, and most recently health care, including the BC Cancer Agency. Currently employed with the Government of Alberta, as a methodologist, she reviews statistical methods used in government. A certified SAS programmer, she has spoken at a variety of SAS forums, and is highly involved in the SAS community. Her personal statistical interests include: fraud detection and recommender systems.