Preserving Data Confidentiality for SIPP
November 15, 2023
Providing access to data while preserving data confidentiality poses ongoing challenges for major surveys like the U.S. Census Bureau’s Survey of Income and Program Participation…
Sylvia K. Dohrmann
Associate Vice President
How does regulation affect tobacco users?
Using the PATH Study to see how regulating tobacco products affects behavior and health
How well do countries prepare students to succeed in the real world?
PISA: Assessing students’ skills for the real world
How can the disclosure risk in data be quantified?
Providing statistical disclosure risk assessments to protect privacy
How a Confidentiality Toolkit Helps Government Programs Share Data Responsibly
September 12, 2022
Americans who receive government services are often enrolled in multiple programs with each program requiring them to supply personal information to obtain benefits. This duplication…
NASEM Appoints Tom Krenzke to Disclosure Avoidance Panel
May 10, 2022
Tom Krenzke, M.S., a Westat Vice President and Senior Statistical Fellow, has been appointed a member of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) panel: A…
Demo on Quantifying Disclosure Risk Presented by Westat Staff at 2022 Conference on Statistical Practice (CSP)
January 27, 2022
Westat statistical experts Tom Krenzke, M.S., and Jianzhu Li, Ph.D., will be instructing a practical computing demo at the upcoming virtual American Statistical Association (ASA)…