Our thriving biostatistics department is recognized as a worldwide leader in research and practice.
Members of our faculty are interested both in development of statistical methodology and application of statistics in applied research. Our research strengths include:
- Development of new statistical methods to address pressing issues in medicine and public health sciences
- Design of innovative clinical trials that allow faster evaluation of new therapeutic agents;
- Collaborative work focused upon important public health concerns, including infectious diseases, cancer, cardiovascular disease, obesity and drinking water safety; and
- Utilization of strong quantitative skills to improve the health of human beings around the globe.
Please join the Departments of Biostatsitics and Statistics & Operations Research for the alumni, friends and current students reception on Monday, August 10 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm in Leonesa Foyer II at the Grand Hyatt Seattle. Co-hosted by the School’s Alumni Association and the UNC Departments of Biostatistics and Statistics & Operations Research in conjunction with the Joint Statistical Meeting of the American Statistical Association.
Our weekly seminar series will resume August 20, 2015