Stella Leung, M.Sc. (2004)
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Stella Leung is a Statistical Programmer at the Center of Global Public Health within the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Medicine. She received her B.Sc (2002) and M.Sc in Statistics (2004) from the University of Manitoba. She has over 10 years of experience in her position designing, developing, testing and implementing computer programs written in SAS for complex research investigation. Along with performing statistical output and assisting in their interpretation she also consults and works with research units in the University of Manitoba providing advice and guidance on the structure of databases and the most effective approach to analytical problems. Stella has co-authored over 15 publications in the areas of Gastroenterology, Diabetes, Chronic Kidney Disease, STIs and Multiple Sclerosis and was a co-recipient of the Bruce Squires Award (2009) for her collaboration. She currently resides in Winnipeg with her husband Ludwig and their son Jaxon.

“My time at the Department of Statistics was a wonderful experience! The professors and staff were exceptional – to this day I am still close to many of them! The department played an important role in my educational upbringing but also instilled in me the confidence and professional work skills to advance in my career path.”

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Important Dates

January 21: Course Add Date - the last date to add a course in the revision period for Winter term and Winter/Summer term courses

January 21: Deadline to Apply Online to Graduate for Spring 2019 (most students)

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Erfanul Hoque: “Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error” — Thursday, January 24 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Shirley E. Mills: “Data Analytics and its Application to the World of Sports” — Wednesday, January 30 at 2:45 p.m., 262 E3 EITC.

Statistics seminar: Yang Wang: “Deep Learning: An Introduction and Recent Advances” — Thursday, February 7 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Aleeza Gerstein: “TBA” — Thursday, February 14 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

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Lesley Crisostomo Alagar, M.Sc. (2006)