Join us in Austin for PharmaSUG 2022

PharmaSUG Austin

SimulStat is honored to be a Gold Sponsor of the upcoming PharmaSUG conference in Austin, Texas happening May 22-25, 2022. In addition to the annual Paper Presentations, our team is looking forward to attending PharmaSUG’s first Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Panel Discussion. We are strong believers in the importance and benefits of advancing workplace…

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Staff Spotlight on Laura Sangaré

Meet Laura Sangaré, SimulStat’s Senior Epidemiologist. As an Epidemiologist, she is responsible for analyzing clinical data, creating reports and action plans for potential health crises. To do this successfully, she spends most of her day reviewing literature. “I review a wide range of topics,” explained Laura. “For example, right now I’m reviewing literature on safety…

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SimulStat Exhibiting at PHUSE US Connect 2022

Phuse 2022

The PHUSE US Connect Conference is coming to Atlanta, Georgia May 1- 4, 2022. The SimulStat team is looking forward to being a part of this important industry event and seeing everyone face-to-face again. This year’s agenda includes inspiring Hands-on Workshops, educational Poster Presentations and the anticipated  PHUSE/FDA Innovation Challenge. Attendees will also have the…

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Top Skills Every Statistical Programmer Should Master – and How You Can Build Them

A successful statistical programmer obviously must have a solid understanding of statistics as well as a strong foundation in a statistical programming language, especially SAS. But according to Stanley Yuen, Manager of Statistical Programming at SimulStat, there are other equally critical skills needed to succeed in this field. One is the knowledge of CDISC compliance…

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A Day in the Life of a Statistical Programmer

Statistical Programmer

What’s it really like to be a professional statistical programmer? We asked SimulStat’s Manager of Statistical Programming, Stanley Yuen, to describe his typical workday which he explained is an important mix of meetings and hands on programming. “Statistical programming is a collaborative effort among different departments, so the meetings are intended mainly to communicate among…

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Staff Spotlight on Gargi Patel, Senior Biostatistician

Gargi Patel Biostatistician

Meet Gargi Patel, a Senior Biostatistician consulting with the SimulStat team on numerous projects. Originally from Chicago, she earned a degree in Science and Chemistry from the University of Illinois followed by an MS in Biostatistics.  Since then, she has spent over 13 years working on all phases of clinical trials with a focus on…

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The Essential Soft Skill as a Senior Programmer in Epidemiology

senior programmer

Make yourself Standout “Senior epidemiology programmers have the basic set of skills to carry out statistical analysis from the data perspective, but it really helps if you have a good set of soft skills,” says Nghi Ly, Senior Programmer, SimulStat. To be effective as a programmer, you need to possess a range of technical skills.…

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Work/Life Balance Tips for Senior Programmers in Epidemiology

senior programmer

And a Bad Habit That Will Keep You on Top of Work With no day ever the same, and difficulty to schedule tasks for when it suits you best, how does a senior programmer in epidemiology ensure a healthy work/life balance? Nghi Ly, Senior Programmer at SimulStat, is lucky. She’s a great multitasker and juggles…

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