David Rocke, Ph.D.

David M. Rocke, Ph.D.



Public Health Sciences- Division of Biostatistics


  • Distinguished Professor, PhD
  • vice Chair, Department of Public Health Sciences


UC Davis School of Medicine

Davis, CA 95616
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Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 530-752-6999



Research/Academic Interests

Biostatistics including statistical analysis of gene expression, proteomics, and metabolomics data, robust statistical methods, and random-effects models.


Public Health Sciences

Center/Program Affiliation

Genome Center
UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center


Ph.D., Mathematics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago IL 1972

A.B., Shimer College, Chicago IL 1966

M.A., University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago IL 1968

Professional Memberships

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Statistical Association

Association of Clinical and Translational Statisticians

Institute of Mathematical Statistics

International Biometric Society

International Society for Computational Biology

International Statistical Institute

Royal Statistical Society

The Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Honors and Awards

Senior Member, International Society for Computational Biology, 2016

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2007

Distinguished Service Award, Division of Molecular Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania, 2000

Elected to Membership in the International Statistical Institute, 1997

Statistics in Chemistry Award, American Statistical Association, 1997

Fellow of the American Statistical Association, 1995

Shewell Award, Chemical and Process Industries Division, American Society for Quality Control, 1987

Award for Interlaboratory Testing, American Statistical Associa�tion, 1985

Youden Prize, Chemical Division, American Society for Quality Control, 1982

Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, 1979