Yang Yang

Yang Yang

Associate Professor

Department: PHHP-COM BIOSTATISTICS
Business Phone: (352) 294-1933
Business Email: yangyang@ufl.edu

Publications

2020
Association Between the Respiratory Microbiome and Susceptibility to Influenza Virus Infection.
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 71(5):1195-1203 [DOI] 10.1093/cid/ciz968. [PMID] 31562814.
2020
Discovery of IAP-recruiting BCL-XL PROTACs as potent degraders across multiple cancer cell lines.
European journal of medicinal chemistry. 199 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejmech.2020.112397. [PMID] 32388279.
2020
Household transmission of SARS-CoV-2: a systematic review and meta-analysis of secondary attack rate.
medRxiv : the preprint server for health sciences. [DOI] 10.1101/2020.07.29.20164590. [PMID] 32766596.
2020
Household Transmission of SARS-CoV-2: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
JAMA network open. 3(12) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.31756. [PMID] 33315116.
2020
Behavior Change, Egg Consumption, and Child Nutrition: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial.
Pediatrics. 146(6) [DOI] 10.1542/peds.2020-007930. [PMID] 33239474.
2019
A Spatio-Temporal Modeling Framework for Surveillance Data of Multiple Infectious Pathogens with Small Laboratory Validation Sets.
Journal of the American Statistical Association. 114(528):1561-1573 [DOI] 10.1080/01621459.2019.1585250. [PMID] 31937981.
2019
Acute Respiratory Illness in Rural Haiti.
International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 81:176-183 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijid.2019.02.003. [PMID] 30772468.
2019
Are Patients Frequently Readmitted to the Hospital Different from the Other Admitted Patients?
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM. 32(1):58-64 [DOI] 10.3122/jabfm.2019.01.180052. [PMID] 30610142.
2019
Effects of infection history on dengue virus infection and pathogenicity.
Nature communications. 10(1) [DOI] 10.1038/s41467-019-09193-y. [PMID] 30886145.
2019
Impact of Inpatient Consults by a Family Medicine Teaching Service.
Southern medical journal. 112(1):21-24 [DOI] 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000911. [PMID] 30608626.
2019
Timing of treatment interruption among latently infected tuberculosis cases treated with a nine-month course of daily isoniazid: findings from a time to event analysis.
BMC public health. 19(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12889-019-7524-4. [PMID] 31481046.
2018
Burnout and Resiliency Among Family Medicine Program Directors.
Family medicine. 50(2):106-112 [DOI] 10.22454/FamMed.2018.836595. [PMID] 29432625.
2018
Dependency of Vaccine Efficacy on Preexposure and Age: A Closer Look at a Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine.
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 66(2):178-184 [DOI] 10.1093/cid/cix766. [PMID] 29020332.
2018
Reply to Aguiar and Stollenwerk.
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 66(4) [DOI] 10.1093/cid/cix883. [PMID] 29088434.
2018
The role of benzathine penicillin G in predicting and preventing all-cause acute respiratory disease in military recruits: 1991-2017.
Epidemiology and infection. 146(14):1854-1860 [DOI] 10.1017/S0950268818001838. [PMID] 29974837.
2018
Transmissibility of Norovirus in Urban Versus Rural Households in a Large Community Outbreak in China.
Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.). 29(5):675-683 [DOI] 10.1097/EDE.0000000000000855. [PMID] 29847497.
2017
Controlling cholera in the Ouest Department of Haiti using oral vaccines.
PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 11(4) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005482. [PMID] 28410382.
2016
Cholera in Cameroon, 2000-2012: Spatial and Temporal Analysis at the Operational (Health District) and Sub Climate Levels.
PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 10(11) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005105. [PMID] 27855171.
2016
The epidemiology and transmissibility of Zika virus in Girardot and San Andres island, Colombia, September 2015 to January 2016.
Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin. 21(28) [DOI] 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.28.30283. [PMID] 27452806.
2016
Transmissibility and Pathogenicity of Ebola Virus: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Household Secondary Attack Rate and Asymptomatic Infection.
Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 62(10):1277-1286 [DOI] 10.1093/cid/ciw114. [PMID] 26932131.
2015
Cholera Transmission in Ouest Department of Haiti: Dynamic Modeling and the Future of the Epidemic.
PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9(10) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pntd.0004153. [PMID] 26488620.
2015
Emerging tick-borne infections in mainland China: an increasing public health threat.
The Lancet. Infectious diseases. 15(12):1467-1479 [DOI] 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00177-2. [PMID] 26453241.
2015
Statistical monitoring of the hand, foot and mouth disease in China.
Biometrics. 71(3):841-50 [DOI] 10.1111/biom.12301. [PMID] 25832170.
2014
A pathway EM-algorithm for estimating vaccine efficacy with a non-monotone validation set.
Biometrics. 70(3):568-78 [DOI] 10.1111/biom.12173. [PMID] 24766139.
2014
Household Transmission of Vibrio cholerae in Bangladesh.
PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 8(11) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003314. [PMID] 25411971.
2014
School-located influenza vaccination reduces community risk for influenza and influenza-like illness emergency care visits.
PloS one. 9(12) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0114479. [PMID] 25489850.
2012
A hybrid EM and Monte Carlo EM algorithm and its application to analysis of transmission of infectious diseases.
Biometrics. 68(4):1238-49 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1541-0420.2012.01757.x. [PMID] 22506893.
2012
Annual economic impacts of seasonal influenza on US counties: spatial heterogeneity and patterns.
International journal of health geographics. 11 [DOI] 10.1186/1476-072X-11-16. [PMID] 22594494.
2012
Resampling-based methods in single and multiple testing for equality of covariance/correlation matrices.
The international journal of biostatistics. 8(1) [DOI] 10.1515/1557-4679.1388. [PMID] 22740584.

Grants

Sep 2020 ACTIVE
Mathematical and Statistical Methods for the Control of Global Infectious Disease Threats
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jul 2020 ACTIVE
RAPID: Technological Solutions for Monitoring the Spreading ofCOVID-19
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL SCIENCE FOU
Jun 2019 – May 2020
Yr.6 Methods of Evaluating Vaccine Efficacy
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Nov 2018 ACTIVE
Exposure Assessment of Campylobacter Infections in Rural Ethiopia (EXCAM)
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: GATES FOU, BILL & MELINDA
Aug 2018 ACTIVE
Design and Analysis of Vaccine Trials for Emerging Infectious Disease Threats
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jul 2018 – Jun 2019
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Research Project 1 – Modeling, Spacial, Statistics
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2018 – Jun 2019
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Research Project 3 – Understanding Transmission with Integrated Genetic and Epidemiologic Inference
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2018 – Jun 2019
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Software Development and Core Facilities
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jun 2018 – May 2019
Yr.5 Methods of Evaluating Vaccine Efficacy
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jan 2018 – Dec 2020
Regression, Phylogenetics, and Study Design in Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: OHIO STATE UNIV via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Nov 2017 ACTIVE
EQUIP – Strengthening smallholder livestock systems for the future
Role: Project Manager
Funding: GATES FOU, BILL & MELINDA
Jul 2017 – Jun 2018
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Research Project 1 – Modeling, Spacial, Statistics
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2017 – Jun 2018
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Research Project 3 – Understanding Transmission with Integrated Genetic and Epidemiologic Inference
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2017 – Jun 2018
CSQUID U54- Software Development_Yr.4
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jun 2017 – May 2018
Methods of Evaluating Vaccine Efficacy_Yr.4
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jan 2017 ACTIVE
Dynamics of Influenza Transmission in Nicaraguan Households
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UNIV OF MICHIGAN via NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Dec 2016 ACTIVE
Cholera persistence, transmission, and clinical illness in Haiti
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Southeastern and Coastal Center for Agricultural Health and Safety (SCC-AHS)
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: CTRS FOR DIS CNTRL INST OCCUP SFTY HLTH
Jul 2016 ACTIVE
Cholera transmission and evolution in Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jul 2016 – Jun 2017
Center for statistics and quantitative infectious disease (csquid): software development and core facilities
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH
Jul 2016 – Jun 2017
center for statistics and quantitative infectious diseases (csquid): project 1 modeling , special, statistics
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2016 – Jun 2017
center for statistics and quantitative infectious diseases (csquid): research project 3 understanding transmission
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2015 – Jun 2016
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2015 – Jun 2016
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Research Project 3 – Understanding Transmission with Integrated Genetic and Epidemiologic Inference
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jul 2015 – Jun 2016
Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Diseases (CSQUID): Software Development and Core Facilities
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS
Jun 2015 – May 2018
Spatio-Temporal Modeling for Surveillance Data of Multiple Pathogens
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAID
Jun 2015 – May 2017
Methods for evaluating vaccine efficacy
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FRED HUTCHINSON CANCER RES CTR via NATL INST OF HLTH

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2015-2021
PHC6092 Introduction to Biostatistical Theory
2014-2015,2017-2021
PHC7979 Advanced Research
2017,2019-2020
PHC6601 Seminar in Contemporary Public Health Issues
2017,2019-2020
PHC6946 Public Health Internship
2019
PHC6905 Independent Study
2018
STA7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2015,2018
PHC7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
2013-2015
PHC7066 Large Sample Theory
2013
PHC6937 Spec Top Public Hlth

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-1933
Emails:
Business:
yangyang@ufl.edu