Biostatistics Research

Our faculty develop and apply innovative biostatistical methodology with particular expertise in...

  • Logitudinal and clustered data
  • Risk prediction modelng
  • Latent variable modeling
  • Evaluation of screening and diagnostic test
  • Epidemiological methods
  • High through-put data analysis methods
  • Statistical genomics and genetics
  • Biomarker discovery methods
  • Clinical trials
  • Cost and cost-effectiveness analysis
  • Meta-analysis
  • Survival analysis
  • Missing data
  • Neuroimaging analysis

Biostatistics Education

We are training the next generation of biostatisticians as a partner in the Graduate Group in Biostatistics and through teaching and mentoring students in both the Ph.D. Program in Biostatistics and the Master's Program in Biostatistics. We also teach biostatistics in the following programs:

Biostatistics Research Collaborations

The faculty and staff of the Division of Biostatistics collaborate with investigators throughout the School of Medicine and in many other schools and colleges on the UC Davis campus, as well as outside UC Davis. Collaborations cover a broad range of research areas including cancer, neurosciences, vascular disease, infectious disease, lung diseases, genetics and genomics, clinical trials, health services research, neurodevelopmental disorders, environmental health sciences, and many others.

The Division of Biostatistics is the core for the following:

Faculty members and staff also have strong collaborations with researchers from:

  • UC Davis Genome Center
  • UC Davis Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
  • UC Davis Center for Healthcare Policy and Research
  • UC Davis Center for Reducing Health Disparities
  • UC Davis Violence Prevention Research Program
  • UC Davis Biotechnology Program
  • UC Davis Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
  • UC Davis Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • UC Davis Department of Internal Medicine
  • UC Davis Department of Radiation Oncology
  • UC Davis Department of Nutrition
  • UC Davis Department of Pediatrics
  • UC Davis Mouse Biology Program
  • UC Davis Center for Neuroscience
  • UC Davis Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center
  • UC Davis Center for Comparative Medicine
  • UC Davis Imaging Research Center

The Division of Biostatstics is located in MS1C on the University of California, Davis, campus.

Mailing address:

Division of Biostatistics
University of California, Davis
One Shields Avenue
Med Sci 1C, Room 145
Davis, CA 95616