Michael R. Chernick
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Do user57892 names bother you?
7 votes

StasK I prefer real names to pseudonyms. Now the clever pseudonyms are amusing but still have the drawback of lack of identifiability. I don't know why community members choose to be anonymous and ...

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Where to ask clinical trial / regulatory questions relating to (medical) statistics?
5 votes

I think that not only is it acceptable to ask questions about clinical trials and regulatory issues but also that there are many people here with the required experience to provide good answers. I for ...

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How to stem the tide of duplicate Qs
5 votes

I noticed that when I start writing a question there is an automatic list of "similar questions" based on the words I use in my question. This can be helpful in not duplicating questions when the ...

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Would the community like to see book reviews on the blog?
4 votes

I write many book reviews on amazon. CV may be a better online place to do it as it would be focussed. Whenever I go to stat meetings it always astonishes me that people recognize my name because of ...

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Does length of a question influence probability of receiving an answer?
1 votes

As a member who tries to answer as many good questions as I can I find that I sometimes give up on very long questions. I would say keep the question to the point and concise. Further clarification ...

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Is it appropriate to ask whether an idea you have is good and original?
1 votes

If you were in the competitive world of publish or perish, the very thought of doing this would be considered crazy because someone might steal your idea and publish ahead of you. Sometimes in the ...

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Does CV slow down during big meetings like the JSM in the US?
1 votes

As a follow-up on this question, I am at the 2012 JSM for the past two days. I am still finding ways to participate on CV but my daily rep points are down to around 30 point a day for the past two ...

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