Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Sudipto Banerjee joined UCLA as Professor and Chair of the Department of Biostatistics in 2014. Prior to that, he spent 14 years in the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. His research centers around spatial statistics, developing theory and methods related to Bayesian modeling and inference for Read more »

Student Profiles

Congratulations to Crystal Shaw for the National Institute of Aging (one of the branches of the National Institutes of Health) awarding $119,456 through June 2023 for an individual F31 fellowship to support Crystal's Ph.D. studies and

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PhD student Wenxi Yu is selected as the Cum Laude winner of the Computer-Aided Diagnosis Poster Award for her paper, “An automatic diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) using domain knowledge-guided attention models in HRCT images”, in the SPIE Medical Imaging 2021 conference. Her work, supervised by Biostatistics faculty Professors Read more...