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Peihua Qiu

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

Published: Aug 2nd, 2019

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 […]

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Researchers offer guidelines for vaccine study design during public health emergencies

Published: Jul 3rd, 2019

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

Published: May 8th, 2019

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 […]

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Dr. Babette Brumback selected as a Fellow of the ASA

Published: May 8th, 2019

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

Published: Aug 30th, 2018

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

Published: Aug 9th, 2018

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 […]

Foti

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

Published: Jun 12th, 2018

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

Published: Jun 1st, 2018

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.

Kai Paper Award

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

Published: May 23rd, 2018

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

Published: May 15th, 2018

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.