Bharat Thakkar is a management and programmer analyst at the US Department of Veterans Affairs.
How long have you been using SAS®?
What SAS products have you used in the past? What products and solutions are you currently using?
Base SAS, SAS\STAT®, SAS\IML®, etc.
What is a problem you have solved using SAS?
Data management, data analysis, CDISC SDTM and ADaM conversion, all using SAS..
What is the most innovative way you have used SAS?
e of PRINTTO to read the output of SAS procedures and summarize the output.
What is your most memorable SAS moment?
Presenting at SAS Users Group International/SAS Global Forum.
How has SAS changed in the time you have been using it?
More procedures that make data analysis and data reporting easier.
Have you ever attended a SAS users group meeting or SAS Global Forum? If yes, please list them.
Yes, I have attended about six of them.
Has your work with SAS been influenced by any other members of the SAS community?
Yes, I always review the presentations of other SAS coders.
If you could point a new SAS user to one resource, what would it be?
Attending SAS Global Forum would be a wonderful start.