Date: Thu, 15 Jan 2009 15:18:00 -0500
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From: SAS_learner <proccontents@GMAIL.COM>
Subject: Re: SAS Statistical programmer
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Apart from what Peter has suggested, I would suggest you the Statistical
book written by Ron Cody, I forgot exact Title of the Book but it would it
would serve your Purpose 100% as in the book go through step by step what
the Output produced by various Procs of SAS .
Good luck with your search .
On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 2:12 PM, Sarah Cox <email@example.com> wrote:
> Peter, Thank you for your reply. I mean I can work with statistian to
> understand the output. Right now, I just run the codes statistian gave me
> but could really interprete the output.
> If I want to self-study, what will be the best very first book to study?
> On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 2:06 PM, Peter Flom <
> firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Sarah Cox <saslearner2006@GMAIL.COM> wrote
> > >
> > >Hi, all,
> > >
> > >I have been a SAS programmer with focusing on data managment. Right now
> > am
> > >mroe interested in SAS statistical programmer, but I have no any
> > statistical
> > >background. Any suggestion about what books what should I read or what
> > >program I should regsiter? What's the best way to transfer from a data
> > >programer to a statistical programmer?
> > >
> > >Any suggestion is highly appreciated! Looking forward to hearing your
> > >valuable advice!
> > >
> > What do you mean by "statistical programmer"?
> > What sort of duties would such a person have?
> > Statistics is a BIG field ..... and statistical programmer could mean
> > of things.
> > But, if you really have *no* statistics background, then I would think
> > being a statistical programmer would mean going back to school.
> > Peter
> > Peter L. Flom, PhD
> > Statistical Consultant
> > www DOT peterflom DOT com