This book is dedicated to Rick, who is a model of courage and the best big brother I could ever imagine.
I would like to express my gratitude to the following individuals:
To Carol Matthews, Ginger Lewis, Paul Slagle, Andy Newcomer, Jeff Parno, James (Jim) Young, and Scott McBride for teaching me the basics of SAS programming for the pharmaceutical industry.
To Lauren Lake, for her kind mentorship at SAS Global Forum (SAS® Global Forum Presenter Mentoring Program). Lauren provided invaluable feedback on my presentations, papers, and on my initial PROC REPORT book proposal.
To Michael Raithel, whose enthusiasm is contagious. Michael convinced me it was not a matter of if, but when, I wrote a book. Because he was so encouraging, ...