Don Berry (statistician)

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Don Berry
Nationality American
Fields Mathematics
Institutions University of Minnesota
Duke University
University of Texas
Alma mater Yale University
Doctoral advisor Joseph B. Kadane
Leonard J. Savage
Doctoral students Ronald Christensen
Murray Clayton
Lurdes Inoue
Steven MacEachern

Donald Arthur Berry (born 1940[1]) is a statistician and one of the proponents of Bayesian statistics. He has been the chairman of the Department of Biostatistics and Applied Mathematics at the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center since 1999, where he has played a role in the use of Bayesian methods to develop innovative, adaptive clinical trials. He is a fellow of the American Statistical Association and the Institute of Mathematical Sciences.[2] He founded Berry Consultants, a statistical consulting group, with Scott Berry in 2000.[3]

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  1. ^ http://arxiv.org/pdf/1203.5668.pdf
  2. ^ Donald A. Berry, Ph.D., Division of Quantitative Sciences, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas. Retrieved 11 May 2009.
  3. ^ About Us, Berry Consultants. Retrieved 11 May 2009.

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