Grace Wahba's talk at the Noether Session of JSM 2009 August 5, 2009. She received the Noether Senior Scholar Award at JSM on August 3.

Examining the Relative Influence of Familial, Genetic, and Covariate Information in Flexible Risk Models (pdf)

Based on a paper of the same name which has apeared in PNAS, May 19, 2009, p 8123-8127 here .

The flyer describing the Noether and other awards at JSM2009 is here.

All preprints since late 1993 vailable here.

Some `golden oldies' scanned for the web here.

Grace Wahba's list of publications here.

Grace Wahba's home page here.

See "For Today's Graduate, Just One Word: Statistics" here . According to this NYTimes article, an estimated 6,400 people attended JSM 2009, and opportunities for PhD Statisticians are outstanding. To understand the title of the article, for those too young to have seen "The Graduate", put "Just one word: Plastics" into google.