Research

Department of Biostatistics faculty members are dedicated to performing cutting-edge theoretical and applied research. Areas of expertise include clinical trials and epidemiology, study design, survey methodology, decision theory, generalized linear models, longitudinal data analysis, survival analysis, structural equation models and diagnostic testing.

Our faculty provide scholarship in biostatistics and partnership in research for the colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions and Veterinary Medicine in UF’s Health Science Center. They also collaborate with investigators in the Clinical and Translational Science Institute, the Emerging Pathogens Institute, the UF Shands Cancer Center, the McKnight Brain Institute and other organizations across UF and worldwide. They are widely published in academic journals and well-funded by numerous sponsors, such as the National Institutes of Health, the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Department of Veterans Affairs.