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Dr. Natalie Dean awarded NIH NIAID R01 grant

The Department of Biostatistics wishes to congratulate Dr. Natalie Dean on her recent award from NIH/NIAID. The project, “Design and Analysis of Vaccine Trials for Emerging Infectious Disease Threats”, is […]

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Dr. Somnath Datta awarded NIH NIDCR grant

The Department of Biostatistics wishes to congratulate Dr. Somnath Datta on his recent award from the National Institute of Health NIDCR. The project, “A Novel Analysis Plan for the Caries […]

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Dr. Steven Foti’s Tips for Twitter is Published in AMSTAT News

Dr. Steven Foti, Clinical Assistant Professor, authored the article titled, Academic Twitter- Statistics Education. This article was recently published in the AMSTAT News.

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Department of Biostatistics Hosts IISA 2018 Conference

The department of biostatistics hosted the International Indian Statistical Association’s annual meeting. This four day conference attracted 300 participants and was held May 17-20, 2018 at the HPNP Complex at the University of Florida.

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Ph.D. Student, Kai Yang, Wins Student Paper Competition

Kai Yang, Ph.D. student in the department of biostatistics, was awarded the Best Student Paper Award in Applied Statistics at the IISA 2018 Conference

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Dr. Susmita Datta selected for NSF-CMBS Advisory Board

Dr. Susmita Datta, Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, was recently selected to serve on the National Science Foundation’s Conference Board of the Mathematical Sciences Regional Conference Series.

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Welcome to the Department of Biostatistics

Clinical and Translational Research BuildingThe mission of the Department of Biostatistics is to develop, disseminate and apply biostatistical and analytical methods for research in the health sciences, encompassing both research design and analysis.  We strive to advance knowledge in biostatistics and health through educational programs for students and researchers, and we provide leadership and outstanding scholarship in research, teaching, and service in fulfillment of this mission.

The department headquarters are housed in the Clinical and Translational Research Building, with the Center for Statistical and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID) located at Dauer Hall and the Children's Oncology Group Statistics and Data Center located off-campus.  The Department shares space with several other departments including UF's Clinical and Translational Science Institute and the Institute on Aging.

Announcements

Congratulations to our recent graduates

Xinlei Mi - Ph.D.
Qianyun Li - Ph.D.

Upcoming Events:

March 6, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dr. Mattia Prosperi
Dauer Hall 333, 4:00pm- 5:00pm

March 8, 2019
Faculty Meeting
CTRB 5235, 9:15am- 10:45am

March 15, 2019
Rao Chaganty
Professor
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Old Dominion University
CTRB 2161/2162, 11:00am- 12:00pm

March 20, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dr. Taylor Paisie
Dauer Hall 333, 4:00pm- 5:00pm

March 21, 2019
Donna LaLonde
Director Strategic Initiatives and Outreach
American Statistical Association
CTRB 2161/2162, 1:30pm- 2:30pm

April 3, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dr. Natalie Dean
Dauer Hall 333, 4:00pm- 5:00pm

April 12, 2019
Audrey Hendricks
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics
University of Colorado
CTRB 2161/2162, 11:00am- 12:00pm

April 17, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dr. Jon Sugimoto
Dauer Hall 333, 4:00pm- 5:00pm

April 19, 2019
Faculty Meeting
CTRB 5235, 9:15am- 10:45am

April 19, 2019
Leo Duan
Assistant Professor
Department of Statistics
University of Florida
CTRB 3161/3162, 11:00am- 12:00pm

May 1, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dr. Carla Mavian
Dauer Hall 333, 4:00pm- 5:00pm

About Biostatistics

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