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Our faculty includes leaders in the development of statistical methods for clinical trials, survival analysis, decision theory and genetic studies. Our mission is to develop, disseminate and apply biostatistical and analytical methods for research in the health sciences.

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Dr. Peihua Qiu

Welcome to the Department of Biostatistics. I am excited to have the opportunity to serve as the founding chair of the department since 2013. The department has had many accomplishments since its establishment in 2010.


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Experts outline global operational and research…

Dr. Ira Longini and other WHO researchers offer guidance on approaches to track, understand and mitigate COVID-19 virus variants.

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Congratulations Dr. Susmita Datta

Dr. Susmita Datta, Professor, has been elected to serve in the regional committee (RECOM) of the Eastern North American Region (ENAR) of the…

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2020 PHHP Outstanding Alumni

Congratulations Dr. Zhang! Xinrui Zhang is a Senior Principal Biostatistician at Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation. In this role, she is…