Feng Dai, PhD, MS

Research Scientist in Biostatistics

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Biostatistics | Yale Center for Analytical Sciences (YCAS)


My research is focused on development and application of novel statistical methods in genetic epidemiology, anesthesiology, patient-centered outcomes research and public health. My collaborative work focuses on patient safety, resident and fellow education, patient-centered outcomes research projects using large-scale national electronic databases such as the Department of Veterans Affairs Corporate Data warehouse, and the Multicenter Perioperative Outcomes Group database.

Education & Training

PhD University of Pittsburgh (2007)
MS University of Pittsburgh (2004)
BS Dalian University of Technology (1999)

Honors & Recognition

  • The Student of the Year AwardAmerican Statistical Association Pittsburgh Chapter (2007)

Professional Service

  • Anesthesia and Analgesia (2017 - Present) Statistical Reviewer

  • American Pain Society Sharon S. Keller Grant Review Committee (2015 - 2016) Committee Member

  • Genetics and Pain Special Interest Group, American Pain Society (2013 - 2015) Chair

  • Special Interest Group on Genetics and Pain, The International Association for the Study of Pain (2012 - 2014) Officer

  • Journals (2005 - Present) Ad hoc reviewer, including New England Journal of Medicine, BMC Medical Genetics, Journal of Pain, Anesthesia and Analgesia, Journal of Mathematical Biology, Annals of Human Biology, Journal of Bone and Mineral Metabolism, The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, BMJ open, Journal of Pain Research

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Feng Dai, PhD, MS
Office Location
300 George Street, Ste 555
New Haven, CT 06511
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