Peihua Qiu

Qiu received an NSF grant on Modelling and Monitoring of Image Sequences

Congratulations to Dr. Peihua Qiu, Professor and Chair of the Department of Biostatistics, who received a prestigious NSF grant with the title “Longitudinal Modelling and Sequential Monitoring of Image Data […]


Researchers offer guidelines for vaccine study design during public health emergencies

A public health emergency creates a challenging environment for the study of experimental vaccines, necessitating the need for novel, flexible and responsive trial designs. In a paper published July 3 […]

He Ying

Ying He named University of Florida Outstanding Young Alumna

Ying He, Ph.D., a 2014 graduate of the doctoral program in biostatistics, is one of a select group of University of Florida alumni named to this year’s prestigious “40 Under […]


Dr. Babette Brumback selected as a Fellow of the ASA

Dr. Babette Brumback was selected as a Fellow of the American Statistical Association (ASA). This is a prestigious accomplishment. The contributions that are considered in selecting ASA Fellows are published […]

Natalie Dean

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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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.


Congratulations to our recent graduates

Jonathan Gilman - MS Online
Yian Guo - MS
Silvia Jakubski - MS Online
Tong "Amanda" Kang - MS
Megan Kerley - MS Online
Kevin Keyes - MPH
Abhinav Kurumaddali - MS
Brian Labarre - MS Online
Minjie Li - MS
Shuzheng Li - MPH
Yancheng Li - MS
Jieh Lou - MS
Sabah Raja - MS Online
Amanda Sapp - MPH
Hezhen Wang - MS Online
Qianyu Wen - MS
Kenny Wong - MS
Yue Wu - MS
Ke Xu - MS
Yuting Yang - MS
Lu You - MS
Zehao Yu - MS
Xiaoman Zhai - MS
Runzhi Zhang - MS


Upcoming Events:

July 3, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dauer Hall 333
4:00pm-5:00pm ET/1:00pm-2:00pm PT

July 17, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dauer Hall 333
4:00pm-5:00pm ET/1:00pm-2:00pm PT

August 7, 2019
CSQUID Working Group
Dauer Hall 333
4:00pm-5:00pm ET/1:00pm-2:00pm PT

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