We acknowledge and thank the following sponsors:

Office of SVP Research, Augusta University

au

The Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences
Institute (SAMSI)

samsi

School of Computer and Cyber Sciences, Augusta University

samsi

We acknowledge and thank the following co-sponsors:

Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) 

ims

American Statistical Association (ASA) Georgia Chapter

ASA-GA

International Statistical Institute (ISI)

isi

 Caucus for Women in Statistics (CWS)

WS

 Southern Regional Council on Statistics (SRCOS)

Southern Regional Council on Statistics

 Joint Committee on Women in the Mathematical Sciences 

jcw

Genetic Epidemiology and Wiley

gepi

Taylor & Francis

JAS