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Faculty - Biostatistics

  • Hongyu Zhao

    Department Chair and Ira V. Hiscock Professor of Biostatistics, Professor of Genetics and Professor of Statistics and Data Science

    Research Interests
    • Genetics
    • Public Health
    • Computational Biology
    • Statistics
    • Genomics
    • Proteomics
    • Biostatistics
    • Single-Cell Analysis
    • Microbiota
    • Wearable Electronic Devices
  • Cynthia Brandt

    Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology and of Biostatistics; Director, Yale Center for Medical Informatics

    Research Interests
    • Health Services
    • Health Services Research
    • Medical Informatics
    • Medical Informatics Applications
    • Preventive Medicine
    • Public Health
    • Public Health Informatics
    • Informatics
  • Elizabeth Claus

    Professor of Biostatistics; Director of Medical Research, School of Public Health

    Research Interests
    • Breast Neoplasms
    • Epidemiology
    • Meningioma
    • Neurosurgery
    • Statistics as Topic
    • Central Nervous System Neoplasms
  • Forrest W. Crawford

    Associate Professor of Biostatistics, Associate Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Associate Professor of Management, and Associate Professor of Statistics and Data Science

  • Laura Forastiere

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics (Biostatistics)

    Research Interests
    • Behavioral Sciences
    • Health Plan Implementation
    • HIV
    • Global Health
    • Causality
    • Clinical Trial
    • Social Networking
    • Observational Study
  • Leying Guan

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics (Biostatistics)

    Research Interests
    • Genetics
    • Immune System Diseases
    • Neurosciences
    • Computational Biology
    • Statistics
    • Gene Regulatory Networks
    • Metabolic Networks and Pathways
    • Epigenomics
    • Machine Learning
  • Fan Li

    Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

    Research Interests
    • Health Services Research
    • Longitudinal Studies
    • Causality
    • Biostatistics
    • Propensity Score
    • Observational Study
    • Pragmatic Clinical Trial
  • Robert Makuch

    Professor of Biostatistics and in the Child Study Center; Director, Regulatory Affairs Track; Director, Regulatory Affairs Track

    Research Interests
    • Infant, Premature
    • Public Health
    • Smoking Cessation
    • Clinical Trials, Phase IV as Topic
    • Biostatistics
  • Peter Peduzzi

    Professor of Biostatistics; Director, Yale Center for Analytical Sciences (YCAS); Director Yale Data Coordinating Center

    Research Interests
    • Aging
    • Clinical Trials as Topic
    • Biostatistics
    • Patient Preference
    • Pragmatic Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Donna Spiegelman

    Susan Dwight Bliss Professor of Biostatistics; Director, Center for Methods in Implementation and Prevention Science (CMIPS); Director, Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS; Assistant Cancer Center Director, Global Oncology, Yale Cancer Center

    Research Interests
    • Epidemiologic Methods
    • Health Plan Implementation
    • Obesity
    • Global Health
    • HIV Infections
    • Clinical Trial
    • Implementation Science
  • Jeffrey Townsend

    Elihu Professor of Biostatistics and Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

    Research Interests
    • Algorithms
    • Bacteria
    • Bacterial Infections and Mycoses
    • Beer
    • Bread
    • Cell Transformation, Neoplastic
    • Coccidioidomycosis
    • Computing Methodologies
    • Biological Evolution
    • Fungi
    • Genetic Engineering
    • Microbiological Phenomena
    • Models, Genetic
    • Models, Theoretical
    • Mycoses
    • Neoplasm Metastasis
    • Neoplasms
    • Phylogeny
    • Viruses
    • Wine
    • Models, Statistical
    • Likelihood Functions
    • Logistic Models
    • Polymerase Chain Reaction
    • Sequence Analysis, DNA
    • Nonlinear Dynamics
    • Molecular Epidemiology
    • Gene Transfer Techniques
    • Crops, Agricultural
    • Evolution, Molecular
    • Nature
    • Sequence Analysis, Protein
    • Gene Expression Profiling
    • Public Health Informatics
    • Microarray Analysis
    • Genetic Speciation
    • Host-Pathogen Interactions
    • Genetic Phenomena
    • Mathematical Concepts
    • Organisms
    • Phenomena and Processes
  • Joshua Warren

    Associate Professor of Biostatistics (Biostatistics)

    Research Interests
    • Algorithms
    • Eye Diseases
    • Disorders of Environmental Origin
    • Pregnancy Complications
    • Probability
    • Statistics as Topic
    • Stochastic Processes
    • Virus Diseases
    • Statistical Distributions
  • Heping Zhang

    Susan Dwight Bliss Professor of Biostatistics, Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Statistics and Data Science

    Research Interests
    • Child Psychiatry
    • Epidemiology
    • Infertility
    • Mental Health
    • Pregnancy
    • Psychiatry
    • Computational Biology
    • Statistics
    • Genomics
    • Biostatistics

Research Scientists

  • Raul U. Hernandez-Ramirez

    Associate Research Scientist in Biostatistics (Center for Methods in Implementation and Prevention Science); Associate Director, Interdisciplinary Research Methods Core, Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

    Research Interests
    • Clinical Trials as Topic
    • Environmental Health
    • Epidemiology
    • HIV
    • Neoplasms
    • Stomach Neoplasms
    • Global Health
    • Nutritional Sciences
    • Translational Medical Research
  • Yong Kong

    Research Scientist in Biostatistics; Associate Director, Bioinformatics Resource at W.M. Keck Foundation Biotechnology Laboratory

    Research Interests
    • Information Science
    • Mathematical Computing
  • Tassos C. Kyriakides

    Associate Research Scientist in Biostatistics; Biostatistician; Director, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center (West Haven, CT), Department of Veterans Affairs; Director, Cooperative Studies Program Coordinating Center (West Haven, CT), Department of Veterans Affairs

    Research Interests
    • Clinical Trials as Topic
    • Epidemiologic Methods
    • Statistics as Topic
    • Multicenter Studies as Topic
    • Epidemiologic Research Design
    • Survival Analysis
    • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
    • Controlled Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Han-Zhu Qian

    Research Scientist in Biostatistics (Biostatistics)

    Research Interests
    • Circumcision, Male
    • Epidemiologic Methods
    • Epidemiology
    • Hepatitis C
    • HIV
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    • Clinical Trial
    • Harm Reduction
    • Social Stigma
    • Social Media
    • Social Discrimination
    • Mobile Applications
    • Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
  • Guangyu Tong

    Associate Research Scientist

    Research Interests
    • Mental Health
    • Psychiatry
    • Causality
    • Randomized Controlled Trial
    • Meta-Analysis
    • Emigrants and Immigrants
    • Propensity Score
    • Criminal Behavior
    • Gun Violence
  • Zheng Wang

    Research Scientist in Biostatistics (Biostatistics)

    Research Interests
    • Fungi
    • Information Science
    • Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms

Secondary

  • Heather Allore

    Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and of Biostatistics; Leader, Data Management and Statistics Core, Yale Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Internal Medicine; Co-director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core of the Yale Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Precision Medicine focused on Health Disparities; Adjunct Professor, Harldsplass Deaconess Hospital, University of Bergen, Norway

    Research Interests
    • Aging
    • Geriatrics
    • Statistics as Topic
    • Frail Elderly
    • Mathematical Concepts
    • Biostatistics
  • Associate Professor Tenure of Political Science and in the Institute for Social and Policy Studies and of Public Health (Biostatistics)

  • Cynthia Brandt

    Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Anesthesiology and of Biostatistics; Director, Yale Center for Medical Informatics

    Research Interests
    • Health Services
    • Health Services Research
    • Medical Informatics
    • Medical Informatics Applications
    • Preventive Medicine
    • Public Health
    • Public Health Informatics
    • Informatics
  • Kei-Hoi Cheung

    Professor of Emergency Medicine and Biostatistics (Health Informatics)

    Research Interests
    • Anesthesiology
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Medical Informatics
    • Technology
    • Databases, Genetic
  • Jen-hwa Chu

    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine (Pulmonary) and of Biostatistics

    Research Interests
    • Data Interpretation, Statistical
    • Lung Diseases
    • Models, Statistical
    • Biostatistics
    • Data Mining
  • James Dziura

    Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Biostatistics and of Medicine (Endocrinology); Deputy Director, Yale Center for Analytical Sciences; Deputy Director, Yale Data Coordinating Center

    Research Interests
    • Clinical Trials as Topic
    • Data Collection
    • Diabetes Mellitus
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Epidemiology
    • Nutritional and Metabolic Diseases
    • Obesity
    • Statistics as Topic
  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Biostatistics (Health Informatics)

    Research Interests
    • Medical Informatics
    • Natural Language Processing
    • Social Behavior Disorders
    • Data Mining
    • Machine Learning
  • Ted Melnick

    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Biostatistics (Health Informatics); Associate Professor, Biostatistics; Director, Clinical Informatics Fellowship

    Research Interests
    • Brain Concussion
    • Health Services Research
    • Medical Informatics
    • Quality of Health Care
  • Richard Taylor

    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Biostatistics (Health Informatics); Associate Director of Informatics and Data Science Research, Center for Medical Informatics; Director, ED Clinical Informatics and Analytics

    Research Interests
    • Database Management Systems
    • Decision Making, Computer-Assisted
    • Decision Theory
    • Medical Informatics
    • Neural Networks, Computer
    • Data Mining
    • Data Science
  • Xiting Yan

    Assistant Professor of Pulmonary and Biostatistics

    Research Interests
    • Genetics
    • Lung Diseases
    • Respiratory Hypersensitivity
    • Computational Biology
    • Genomics
    • Biostatistics
    • Molecular Medicine

Voluntary & Adjunct

Lecturers

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