DrPH Student Profiles

Tse Choo

Email: tjc2143@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Mediation; Spatial data analysis; Latent variables; Resampling techniques

 


Education: 
MPH, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University 
MS, Psychology, Georgetown University
BS, Biology, Yale University

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Esther Drill

Email: end2102@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Statistical genomics; Integrative genomics; High dimensional data analysis

 

Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University 
MPS, Interactive Telecommunications, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University
BA, Russian Studies, Brown University

Dissertation Advisor: Yuanjia Wang, PhD

Cohort year: Fall 2010

Patrick Hilden

Email: pdh2114@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Statistical computing; Survival analysis; Applications to hematologic malignancies

 

Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, University of Minnesota
BS, Statistics, University of Minnesota

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Elizabeth Malangone-Monaco

Email: em2453@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Oncology; Retrospective database analyses; Generalized linear models; SAS


 

Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BA, Mathematics, Boston University
BS, Secondary Math Education, Boston University
    
Cohort year: Fall 2012

Jessica Overbey

Email: jro2118@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Clinical trials; Adaptive designs; Bayesian approaches; Personalized medicine; Statistical genetics


Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BSPH, Biostatistics and Biology, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Cohort year: Fall 2015

Cheri Raffo

Email: cr2615@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Longitudinal data analysis methods; Analyses of randomized clinical trials with primary applications to maternal and child health; Latent class modeling; Item response theory with applications to psychiatry

Education: 
MPH, Biostatistics, Boston University
BS, Health Science, Boston University
    
Dissertation Advisor: Melanie M. Wall, PhD
            
Cohort year: Fall 2011

Daniel D. Sjoberg

Email: dds2149@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Education; Urologic oncology; Personalized medicine; Study design



Education: 
MA, Biostatistics, Boston University
BS, Mathematics, University of Utah

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Anusorn Thanataveerat

Email: at2710@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Cluster analysis; Effectiveness and outcomes research; Health economics; Clinical trials; Education



Education 
MPH, Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BSc, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University 

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Volha Tryputsen

Email: vt2263@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Drug discovery; Data mining; Big data analysis; Translational research; Biomarkers; Imaging biomarkers; Genomics; Neuroscience; Oncology; Gene set analysis; Computational biology; R

Education: 
MS, Statistics and Biostatistics, Rutgers University
BA, Statistics, Rutgers University

Cohort year: Fall 2014

Ya Wang

Email: yw2453@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Epigenetics; Statistical genetics



Education: 
MPH, Biostatistics, University of South Florida
MS, Microbial and Biochemical Pharmacy, East China 
University of Science and Technology 
BS, Food Science and Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology 
    
Cohort year: Fall 2011

Sharifa Z. Barracks

Email: szw2101@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Survey design; Survey data analysis; Bayesian analysis; Small area estimation; Population health; Mental health; Dental public health; Health disparities


Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
MPH, Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University
BA, Economics, Rutgers University 

Dissertation advisor: Qixuan Chen, PhD
    
Cohort year: Fall 2012

Emily Craig Zabor

Email: ecz2108@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Development of statistical methods to investigate etiologic heterogeneity in case-control studies and studies of double primary cancers; Methods for epidemiologic studies; Investigation of genetic and genomic predictive and prognostic markers in cancer

Education: 
MS, Biostatistics, University of Minnesota
BA, Anthropology, Grinnell College 

Cohort year: Fall 2013

Tony Xiaobo Zhong

Email: xz2221@cumc.columbia.edu

Research Interests: 
Clinical trial design; Development of statistical analytic methods for multi-stage decision making


Education: 
MS, Applied Statistics, Bowling Green State University
BA, Economics, Nankai University
    
Cohort year: Fall 2013