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Department of Biostatistics
Goncalo named as Hottest Researcher by Science Watch
Abecasis Goncalo has been named as one of the 21 hottest researchers.
Center for Cancer Biostatistics
The School creates a new Center for Cancer Biostatistics (CCB) under the leadership of Professor Jeremy Taylor.
Professor Michael Elliott on NPR
Professor Goncalo Abecasis receives Overton Prize Award
Biostatistics concerns the development and application of statistical methods to the design and analysis of studies in public health and biomedical research.
The Department of Biostatistics at the University of Michigan (Rated Number 1 by the National Academies) is
Faculty, students, and staff work in important and intellectually diverse areas of current biostatistical research, including image analysis, survival and event history analysis, statistical genetics and bioinformatics, clinical trials, Bayesian methods, statistical computing, longitudinal data analysis, methods for missing data and survey research. We are engaged in collaborative research with researchers in the UM Institute of Social Research and the Schools of Public Health, Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, and elsewhere.
Methodological and collaborative research projects alike are highly funded through grants from the National Institutes of Health and other governmental and private sources.
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Biostat Fact Sheet
The Biostatistics fact sheet is an easy-to-print 2-page PDF (217K) highlighting departmental faculty, programs, and contact info.