|The Kocherlakota Award|
The Kocherlakota Award honors outstanding achievement by a Biostatistics
master's degree student on the first-year comprehensive examination. It is
the analog of the
Glaxo SmithKline Award honoring outstanding achievement on
the first-year comprehensive examination for Biostatistics PhD students. We
are extremely grateful to our alumna Dr.
Kathleen Kocherlakota (ScM 1963, ScD 1969), who has established this
award in memory of her husband and our alumnus, Dr.
Subrahmaniam Kocherlakota (ScD 1964).
Dr. Subrahmaniam Kocherlakota,whose life was dedicated to his family, teaching
and research. To his friends and colleagues, he was known as Subu. (1935-2009)