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Published: Mar 10th, 2017
Dr. Susmita Datta, Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, recently had her book, “Statistical Analysis of Proteomics, Metabolomics, and Lipidomics Data Using Mass Spectrometry”, published by Springer. This book presents an overview of computational and statistical design and analysis of mass spectrometry-based proteomics, metabolomics, and lipidomics data.
Published: Feb 16th, 2017
Statistical Inference for Biomedical Big Data
April 7 & 8, 2017
This workshop, which is to bring together some prominent statisticians in the field of biomedical big data and some local biomedical researchers, will provide a platform for the development of new statistical theory and methodology for biomedical big data as well as interdisciplinary interactions.
Published: Jan 3rd, 2017
Researchers at the University of Florida have played an integral role in the vaccine trial’s execution, finding that it is 100 percent effective at preventing Ebola when given 10 or more days prior to exposure to the deadly virus.
Published: Dec 7th, 2016
Please view our annual newsletter to learn about the many accomplishments and activities that took place in the department for the year 2016!
Published: Nov 30th, 2016
Make a gift online to the Department of Biostatistics
Gifts made to the Department of Biostatistics greatly enhance our student support as well as departmental growth and stature. If you are interested in being a part of our growing department and future successes.
Published: Nov 29th, 2016
In November of 2016, Dr. Somnath Datta was elected as President of the International Indian Statistical Association (IISA) for the year 2018.
Published: Nov 22nd, 2016
Dr. Ira Longini, Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, along with a team of Italian and American researchers, is an Aspen Institute Italia Award recipient. This award recognizes a significant research contribution in the field of natural, theoretical or applied sciences produced jointly by scientists from Italy and the U.S.
Published: Sep 16th, 2016
Based on current data, our model projects only small outbreaks from mosquito transmission in the continental U.S. that are likely to die out before spreading to new areas.
Published: Sep 5th, 2016
The Department of Biostatistics is pleased to announce we are now recording MS courses in our campus program!
This footage will be used to begin developing video content for the new online Master of Science program in Biostatistics.
Published: Aug 26th, 2016
Nearly 400 non travel-related Zika infections will occur in Florida before the end of the summer, according to new projections by biostatisticians at the University of Florida and other institutions.