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Complexity Call for Models

Research Projects – Health


The Society of Actuaries' Health Section is pleased to announce the winner of its Complexity Call for Models contest - Syed Mehmud. In reviewing the model, members of the review team noted the work's educational and experimental nature.

The various components of the model can be accessed by clicking here.

For details on the Complexity Call for Models, click here: Complexity Call for Models.

Thank You

The Health Section would like to thank the members of the contest review team for their valuable input:

  • Bernie Rabinowitz
  • Curtis Robbins
  • John Stark
  • Judy Strachan
  • Steve Conwill
  • Sara Teppema, SOA Staff Fellow
  • Steve Siegel, SOA Research Actuary
  • Barbara Scott, SOA Research Administrator

Questions Or Comments?

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