May Boggess

Associate Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1804

Biography

Actuarial science, particularly statistical methodology of pricing and reserving.

Education

  • Ph.D. University of Newcastle, Australia 1997
  • M.S. Statistics, Texas A&M University 2004

 

Research Interests

occupational epidemiology, statistical consulting in health related fields

Publications

  • A Protopopov, L Mehrkam, M Boggess, C Wynne. In-kennel Behavior Predicts Length of Stay in Shelter Dogs. PLOS ONE (2014).
  • A Saunders, S Gordon, M Boggessm, M Miller. Long-term Outcome in Dogs with Patent Ductus Arteriosus: 520 cases (1994-2009). Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine (2014).
  • C Collins, M Boggess, J Watson, M Guest,K Duncanson, K Pezdirc, M Rollo, M Hutchesson, T Burrows. Reproducibility and comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Australian adults. Clinical Nutrition (2014).
  • C van de Sande, M Boggess, C Hart-Weber. How do High School Students Get Help on Their Mathematics Homework? A study of Digital and Non-Digital Resource Use. Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching (2014).
  • J Simpson, M Guest, M Boggess, P Gibson. Occupational exposures, smoking and airway inflammation in refractory asthma. BMC Pulmonary Medicine (2014).
  • K Collins, J Watson, TL Burrows, M Guest, M Boggess, M Neve, Rollo, K Duncanson, CE Collins. Validity of the Australian Recommended Food Score as a diet quality index for Pre-schoolers. Nutrition Journal (2014).
  • M. Guest, A. Kable, M. M. Boggess, M. Friedewald,. Nurses Sharps Related Injuries in Public and Private Facilities in New South Wales, Australia. Healthcare Infection (2014).
  • M. Guest, M. M. Boggess and J. Duke,. Age Related Annual Crash Incidence Rate Ratios in Professional Drivers of Heavy Goods Vehicles. Transportation Research Part A (2014).
  • N Pena-Purcell, M Boggess. An Application of a Diabetes Knowledge Scale to Older Adult Hispanic/Latinos. Health Promotion Practice (2014).
  • TL Schumacher, TL Burrows, DP Cliff, RA Jones, AD Okely, LA Baur, PJ Morgan, R Callister, MM Boggess, CE Collins. Dietary intake is related to multifactor cardiovascular risk score in obese boys. Healthcare (2014).
  • A. L. Sherlekar, A. Janssen, M. Siehr, L. Caflisch, P. K. Koo, M. M. Boggess, R. Lints. The C. elegans male exercises directional control during mating through cholinergic regulation of sex-shared command interneurons. PLOS One (2013).
  • A. Saunders, S. Gordon, M. M. Boggess and M. W. Miller. Long-term Outcome in Dogs with Patent Ductus Arteriosus: 520 cases (1994-2009). Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine (2013).
  • Collins CE, Boggess MM, Watson JF, Guest M, Duncanson K, Pezdirc K, Rollo M, Hutchesson MJ and Burrows TL. Reproducibility and comparative validity of a food frequency questionnaire for Australian adults. Clinical Nutrition (2013).
  • N. Pena-Purcell and M. M. Boggess. An Application of a Diabetes Knowledge Scale to Older Adult Hispanic/Latinos. Health Promotion Practice (2013).
  • S. Rodiek, C. Lee, G. J. Booth, May M. Boggess, A. Morris and A. Neumann,. Better Outdoor Environments Lead to Cost Benefits in Assisted Living Facilities through Increased Word-of-Mouth Referrals?. Health Environments Research and Design Journal (2013).
  • X. Wang, J. Walton, R. Parshad, K. Story and M. M. Boggess,. Analysis of the Trojan Y-chromosome eradication strategy for an invasive species. Journal of Mathematical Biology (2013).
  • M. Guest, M. M. Boggess and J. Attia. Relative risk of elevated hearing threshold compared to ISO1999 normative populations for Royal Australian Air Force male personnel. Hearing Research (2012).
  • M. Moyer and M. M. Boggess. Further Re-examination of Joint Mortality Functions. Australian Actuarial Journal (2012).
  • M. Nabity, G. Lees, R. Cianciolo, M. M. Boggess, J. Steiner, and J. Suchodolski,. Urinary biomarkers of renal disease in dogs with X-linked hereditary nephropathy. Journal of Internal Veterinary Medicine (2012).
  • N. Pena-Purcell, E. Bowen, V. Zoumenou, E. Schuster, M. M. Boggess, M. Manore, and S. Gerrior,. Extension Professionals' Strengths and Needs Related to Nutrition and Health Programs. Journal of Extension (2012).
  • S. Gordon, A. Saunders, C. Hariu, M. M. Boggess and M. Miller,. Retrospective review of Carvedilol administration in 38 Dogs with preclinical Chronic Valvular Heart Disease. Journal of Veterinary Cardiology (2012).
  • S. Gordon, A. Saunders, R. Roland, R. Winter, L. Drourr, S. Achen, C. Hariu, R. Fries, M. M. Boggess and M. Miller. Effect of oral administration of pimobendan in cats with heart failure. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (2012).
  • V. Loureiro-Rodriguez, M. M. Boggess and A. Goldsmith,. Language Attitudes in Galicia: Using the Matched-Guise Test among High School Students. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development (2012).

Research Activity

  • Scotch,Matthew L*, Boggess,May. Merging Viral Genetics with Climate and Population Data for Zoonotic Surveillance. HHS-NIH-NLM(4/6/2015 - 3/31/2018).

Courses

Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
MAT 492 Honors Directed Study
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
MAT 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
STP 590 Reading and Conference
MAT 592 Research
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
MAT 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
MAT 799 Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
MAT 492 Honors Directed Study
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
MAT 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
ACT 435 Actuarial Business Forecasting
ACT 491 Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
STP 590 Reading and Conference
MAT 592 Research
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
MAT 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
MAT 799 Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
ACT 451 Actuarial Models II
ACT 491 Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492 Honors Directed Study
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
ACT 450 Actuarial Models I
ACT 491 Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
STP 590 Reading and Conference
MAT 592 Research
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
MAT 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
MAT 799 Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
ACT 491 Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492 Honors Directed Study
ACT 494 Special Topics
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
MAT 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
ACT 491 Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
STP 535 Applied Sampling Methodology
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
MTE 792 Research
MAT 799 Dissertation
MTE 799 Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course Number Course Title
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 792 Research
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
ACT 491 Actuarial Exam Prep Seminar
MAT 492 Honors Directed Study
STP 493 Honors Thesis
STP 501 Theory of Statis I: Dist Thry
STP 590 Reading and Conference
STP 593 Applied Project
STP 595 Continuing Registration
STP 598 Special Topics
STP 599 Thesis
STP 792 Research
MTE 792 Research
STP 795 Continuing Registration
STP 799 Dissertation
MAT 799 Dissertation
MTE 799 Dissertation

Presentations

  • M.M Boggess. Mixed, Fixed and Random Effects Modelling: what's the difference and which to use when. Workshop, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Australia (Dec 2012).
  • M.M. Boggess. Occupational Epidemiology: Comparing workers hearing to an international standard. FYM Seminar, Arizona State University (Aug 2012).

Service

  • Active@ASU HealthVault Project, Committer Member and Statistical/Data Steward Advisor (2013 - Present)
  • Actuary Club @ ASU, Member (2013 - Present)
  • Arizona Actuarial Club, Member (2013 - Present)
  • Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science, Committer Member (2013 - Present)
  • Casualty Actuaries of the Desert States, Member (2013 - Present)
  • Arizona Actuarial Club, Member (2012 - Present)
  • Casualty Actuaries of the Desert States, Member (2012 - Present)
  • Statistics Graduate Admissions Committee, Chair (2014 - 2014)
  • Statistics Undergraduate Program Committee, Chair (2014 - 2014)
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, Academic Liason (2014 - 2014)
  • Herpetological Conservation & Biology, Associate Editor, reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • Statistics Consulting Center/Recharge Center, Co-ordinator (2014 - 2014)
  • Undergraduate Advisory Committee, Member (2014 - 2014)
  • Undergraduate Advisory Committee, Member (2013 - 2014)
  • Undergraduate Advisory Committee, Member (2012 - 2014)
  • ASU Downtown Dissertation Writing Camp, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • ASU Tempe Dissertation Writing Camp, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • ASU Tempe Graduate Writing Center, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • ASU's 5th Annual Sonia Kovalevsky Day, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • Night of the Open Door, Presenter (2014 - 2014)
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, Academic Liason (2013 - 2013)
  • Herpetological Conservation & Biology, Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • Insurance: Mathematics and Economics, Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • Primus, Reviewer (2013 - 2013)
  • Casualty Actuarial Society, Academic Liason (2012 - 2012)

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