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WUSS 2015 Proceedings
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Advanced Techniques  
   DATA Step Merging Techniques: From Basic to Innovative
Art Carpenter
CA Occidental Consultants
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   Using Arrays to Quickly Perform Fuzzy Merge Look-ups: Case Studies in Efficiency
Art Carpenter
CA Occidental Consultants
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   Beyond a One-Stoplight Town: A Base SAS Solution to Preventing Data Access Collisions through the Detection, Deployment, Monitoring, and Optimization of Shared and Exclusive File Locks
Troy Hughes
No Affiliation
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   SAS® Spontaneous Combustion: Securing Software Portability through Self-Extracting Code
Troy Hughes
No Affiliation
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   Why Aren’t Exception Handling Routines Routine? Toward Reliably Robust Code through Increased Quality Standards in Base SAS®
Troy Hughes
No Affiliation
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   ODS Output Datasets that Work for You
Stuart Long1, Ed Heaton2, Dan Scharf1
1Westat, 2self
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   Using SAS EG 71 Stored Processes
David Mitchell
Solution Design Team
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   A Brief Introduction to Some Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) Concepts for SAS Programmers
Andra Northup
Advanced Analytic Designs, Inc.
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   Secrets from a SAS Technical Support Guy: Combining the Power of the SAS® Output Delivery System with Microsoft Excel Worksheets
Chevell Parker
SAS
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   Formats: Not just another pretty face.
Christine Riddiough
SAS
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  Analytics and Statistics
   Sample Size Convergence of Denominator Degrees of Freedom Method Options in SAS PROC MIXED
Timothy Banh
University of California, Davis
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   Pattern-Mixture Random-Effects Models for Non-Ignorable Missing Data in Longitudinal Studies
Shelley Blozis1 and Ricardo Villarreal2
1University of California, Davis, 2University of San Francisco
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   Application of Data Mining in Energy Industry: A Case Study of NOx Prediction
Jongsawas Chongwatpol
NIDA Business School, National Institute of Development Administration
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   Yes, PROC FREQ does that!
AnnMaria De Mars
7 Generation Games
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   Managing and Monitoring Statistical Models
Nate Derby
Stakana Analytics
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 bcp  Constructing Confidence Intervals for a Single Binomial Proportion in SAS
Will Garner
Gilead Sciences, Inc
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   Advanced Techniques for Fitting Mixed Models Using SAS/STAT® Software
Phil Gibbs, Jill Tao, Kathleen Kiernan
SAS
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   Introduction to SAS Quantile Regression (PROC QuantSelect © and PROC QuantReg ©)
Peter Flom
Contractor
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   Data Analyses in Multivariate Regression
Joey Lin
San Diego State University
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   An Example of Discriminate Analysis in SAS® using Seal Vocalization Data
Mengyu Liu
University of Southern California
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   Coding your own MCMC algorithm
Chelsea Lofland
UC Santa Cruz
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   Latent Analysis Applications for Regression Models
Deanna Schreiber-Gregory
National University
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   Approximation methods and quadrature points in PROC NLMIXED: A simulation study using structured latent curve models
Nate Smith and Shelley Blozis
University of California, Davis
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   SAS/STAT® 14.1: Methods for Massive, Missing, or Multifaceted Data
Maura Stokes
SAS
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   SAPs are for saps: A guide to the ins and outs of SAPs in iterative, observational, or publication-oriented research
Michelle Turner and Lawrence Rasouliyan
ICON Clinical Research
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   Generalized Estimating Equations for Depression Dose Regimes
Karen Walker
InVentiv Health Clinical
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Applications Development  
bcp   Enhancing the Portability and Reusability of SAS® Enterprise Guide® Projects
Thomas Billings
MUFG Union Bank
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   Strategies for Error Handling and Program Control: Concepts
Thomas Billings
MUFG Union Bank
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   Are You Missing Out? Working with Missing Values to Make the Most of What is not There
Art Carpenter
CA Occidental Consultants
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   Understanding the SAS® DATA Step and the Program Data Vector
Steven First
Systems Seminar Consultants, Inc.
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   Leads and Lags: Static and Dynamic Queues in the SAS® DATA STEP
Mark Keintz
Wharton Research Data Services
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   Find What You Are Looking For And More in SAS® Enterprise Guide®
Casey Smith
SAS Institute Inc.
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   A Risk Factor Coding Custom Report Created With ODS Report Writing Interface With Recent Literature and Peer Review
Robert Springborn
Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
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   Set Yourself Free –Use ODS Report Writing Technology in SAS Enterprise Guide Instead of Dynamic Data Exchange in PC SAS Part II SAS Code Revealed
Robert Springborn
Office of Statewide Health Planning & Development
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   Directly Import Data from PDF into SAS Datasets
William Wu1, Steven Li2, Yun Guan3
1Herodata LLC., 2Medtronic Clinical Operations, 3n/A
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Coders' Corner  
   Time to Re-Group: Keeping SAS® Code Dynamic through Derived Formats
Sara Bodach
Genentech, Inc.
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   Quotes within Quotes: When Single (‘) and Double (“) Quotes are not Enough
Art Carpenter
CA Occidental Consultants
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   Maintaining Formats when Exporting Data from SAS into Microsoft Excel
Nate Derby1 and Colleen McGahan2
1Stakana Analytics, 2BC Cancer Agency
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   The Data Set statement: What are my options?
Mark Kirkham

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   Quick Tips for SAS® Enterprise Guide®
Scott Leslie
STATisfy Analytics
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   The breakthrough of SAS University Edition: What is it and how do I get it?
Chelsea Lofland
UC Santa Cruz
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   Doing more with SAS Arrays
Rahul Pillay
Northrop Grumman
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   Getting Started with Proc FCMP
Danny Rithy
California Polytechnic State University
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  bcp 3N Validation to Validate Proc Compare Output
Amarnath Vijayarangan
EMMES Services Pvt Ltd
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   Alternative use of proc corr: product co-distribution analysis
Amarnath Vijayarangan
EMMES Services Pvt Ltd
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   Master Macro Variables - by Examples
Sophia Yue

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Data Management/Data Science  
 bcp  Leveraging APIs in SAS to Create Interactive Visualizations
Brian Bahmanyar1 and Rebecca Ottesen2
1Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, 2City of Hope
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   Managing Tables in Microsoft SQL Server using SAS®
Jason Chen, Jon Javines, Alan Schepps, Yuexin Cindy Chen
Kaiser Permanente
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   How to Speed Up Your Validation Process Without Really Trying?
Alice Cheng
Chiltern International
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   Architecting Data Management: 7 Principles using SAS(R), DataFlux(R) and SQL
Bob Janka
Modern Analytics
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   Top Ten SAS® Performance Tuning Techniques
Kirk Paul Lafler
Software Intelligence Corporation
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   A Practical Introduction to SAS(r) Data Integration Studio
Erik Larsen1 and Frank Ferriola2
1Independent Consultant, 2Financial Risk Group
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   The Basics of PROC FCMP
Dachao Liu
Northwestern University
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   Standardizing the Standardization Process
Frank Ferriola and Avery Long
Financial Risk Group
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   Data Labs with SAS and Teradata: Value, Purpose and Best Practices
Tho Nguyen, Bob Matsey, Paul Segal
Teradata
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   Decision Management with DS2
Tho Nguyen
Teradata
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   A Shared File System on SAS* Grid Manger in a Cloud Environment
Yingping Zhang1, Margaret Carver2, Gabriele Paciucci2, Steve Paper2
1Software Engineer, 2co-author
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   Smartmeter Case Study for SAS/Intel Solutions in IoT
Suleyman Sair1 and Pat Herbert2
1, 2SAS Institute
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  Data Presentation and Reporting
   Take Your Data Analysis and Reporting to the Next Level by Combining SAS Office Analytics, SAS Visual Analytics, and SAS Studio
David Bailey, Tim Beese, Casey Smith
SAS Institute
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   Web Reporting by Combining the Best of HTML and SAS®
Jason Chen, Kim Phan, Yuexin Cindy Chen
Kaiser Permanente
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   Case Study: SAS Visual Analytics dashboard for pollution analysis
Viraj Kumbhakarna1 and Baskar Anjappan2
1MUFG Union Bank, 2
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   Exploring SAS Visual Analytics capabilities to go from Fat to Fit!
Viraj Kumbhakarna
MUFG Union Bank
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   Dynamic Dashboards Using Base-SAS® Software
Kirk Paul Lafler
Software Intelligence Corporation
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 bcp  SAS® Graphing Done Right: Two Good Alternatives to PROC GPLOT/GCHART
Isaiah Lankham
University of California Office of the President
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   Something Old, Something New... Flexible Reporting with DATA Step-based Tools
Pete Lund
Looking Glass Analytics
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   Staying Relevant in a Competitive World: Using the SAS® Output Delivery System to Enhance, Customize, and Render Reports
Chevell Parker
SAS
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   Fraudulent Patterns: Stacking Annotated Data Sets On A US Map Using PROC GPROJECT and PROC GMAP
Hanna Peterson
HealthDataInsights
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   SAS to Excel: A Journey with ODS Excel
Rohini Rao and Paul Hamilton
Omeros Corporation
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   How is Your Health? Using SAS® Macros, ODS Graphics, and GIS Mapping to Monitor Neighborhood and Small-Area Health Outcomes
Roshni Shah
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  ePosters
   Using Bootstrapping to Evaluate LOS Median Differences between Two Knee Arthroplasty Procedures
Yubo Gao
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
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   The Knight's Tour in Chess -- Implementing a Heuristic Solution
John R Gerlach
Dataceutics, Inc.
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   Guidelines for Protecting Your Computer, Network and Data from Malware Threats
Ryan Paul Lafler1 and Kirk Paul Lafler2
1High School Student and Software Language Enthusiast, 2Software Intelligence Corporation
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 bcp  SAS at Los Angeles County Assessor's Office
Anthony Liu
Los Angeles County Assessor's Office
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   A strategy for understanding your data: Binary Flags and PROC MEANS
Tejaswini Tiruke and Glen Masuda
SRI International
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   Illustrating preliminary procedures for multi-dimensional item response theory
Chong Ho Yu1, Samantha Douglas2, Anna Yu3
1, 2Azusa Pacific University, 3Claremont graduate university
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Hands-On Workshops  
   Building and Using User Defined Formats
Art Carpenter
CA Occidental Consultants
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   Creating Multi-Sheet Microsoft Excel Workbooks with SAS®: The Basics and Beyond Part 2
Vince Delgobbo
SAS
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   WUSS 2014 ENCORE: Creating Multi-Sheet Microsoft Excel Workbooks with SAS®: The Basics and Beyond Part 1
Vince Delgobbo
SAS
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   Using PROC SGPLOT for Quick, High-Quality Graphs
Lora Delwiche1 and Susan Slaughter2
1Self-Employed, 2Avocet Solutions
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   A short introduction to longitudinal and repeated measures data analyses
Leanne Goldstein
City of Hope
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   Quick Results with SAS® Enterprise Guide®
Ryan Paul Lafler1 and Kirk Paul Lafler2
1High School Student, 2Software Intelligence Corporation
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   How to Use ARRAYs and DO Loops: Do I DO OVER or Do I DO i?
Jennifer Waller
Georgia Regents University
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Industry Focused Solutions - Finance  
   Reducing Credit Union Member Attrition with Predictive Analytics
Nate Derby1 and Mark Keintz2
1Stakana Analytics, 2Wharton Research Data Services
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   Finding the National Best Bid and Best Offer
Mark Keintz
Wharton Research Data Services
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   From Stocks to Flows: Using SAS® HASH objects for FIFO, LIFO, and other FO’s
Mark Keintz
Wharton Research Data Services
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   How much is $1 worth?
Ross Lallian
CalPERS
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 bcp  Exposure-Response Plots Using SAS
Janette Garner
Gilead Sciences
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   Graphical Results in Clinical Studies A focus on graphics used in oncology
Nora Ruel and Paul Frankel
City of Hope Cancer Center
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   Getting Loopy with SAS® DICTIONARY Tables: Using Metadata from DICTIONARY Tables to Fulfill Submission Requirements
Jeanina (Nina) Worden
Santen
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   Building and Customizing a CDISC Compliance and Data Quality Application
Wayne Zhong
Accretion Softworks
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Professional Development  
   It’s Not That You Know It, It’s How You Show It
Jim Christine
dataceutics.com
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   A Pseudo-Interactive Approach to Teaching SAS Programming
Hunter Glanz

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   Differentiating Yourself
Kirk Paul Lafler
Software Intelligence Corporation
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   No Regrets: Hiring for the Long Term in Statistical Programming
Chris Moriak, Graham Wilson, Elizabeth Meeson
AstraZeneca
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   Google® Search Tips and Techniques for SAS® Users
Charlie Shipp1 and Kirk Paul Lafler2
1Consider Consulting Corporation, 2Software Intelligence Corporation
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   SAS® Certification As a Tool for Professional Development
Susan Slaughter1 and Andra Northup2
1Avocet Solutions, 2Advanced Analytic Designs, Inc.
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SAS Essentials Workshop  
   SAS Macro Programming for Beginners
Lora Delwiche1 and Susan Slaughter2
1Self-Employed, 2Avocet Solutions
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   You Say ‘Day-ta’, I Say ‘Dat-a’ – Measuring Coding Differences, Considering Integrity and Transferring Data Quickly
Mary Federico Katz and Jason Beene
Wells Fargo Bank
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   Easy Come, Easy Go — Interactions between the DATA Step and External Files
Andrew Kuligowski
HSN
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   S-M-U (Set, Merge, and Update) Revisited
Andrew Kuligowski
HSN
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   Basic SAS® PROCedures for Quick Results
Kirk Paul Lafler
Software Intelligence Corporation
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   Chi-Square and T-Tests Using SAS®: Performance and Interpretation
Jennifer Waller
Georgia Regents University
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