Biostatistics

Interim Chancellor Davies names new interim academic leaders at UNMC

Dele Davies, MD, makes key academic appointments in the UNMC Office of Academic Affairs and in UNMC Graduate Studies.

Jul 8, 2024

Jane Meza, PhD, Kendra Schmid, PhD, and Karen Gould, PhD

ITEACH Awards honor contributions to student life

Students, student organizations, staff and faculty members were recognized at a ceremony April 17.

Apr 25, 2024

As keynote speakers, Ashley Farrens, trauma program manager at Nebraska Medicine, and (at left) Charity Evans, MD, chief of the division of acute care surgery, shared their work with the hospital-based violence prevention programs Dusk to Dawn and ENCOMPASS Omaha.

Annual faculty awards: Jianghu (James) Dong, PhD

Dr. Dong is a professor in the department of biostatistics at the UNMC College of Public Health.

Apr 11, 2024

Jianghu (James) Dong, PhD

Distinguished Scientist: Hongying Daisy Dai, PhD

Dr. Dai is a professor in the UNMC College of Public Health Department of Biostatistics.

Oct 27, 2023

Daisy Dai, PhD

UNMC team develops cloud-based genomic data analysis tools 

The effort was led by UNMC bioinformatics experts Babu Guda, PhD, and Jordan Rowley, PhD.

Oct 11, 2023

Babu Guda, PhD, and Jordan Rowley, PhD

New research describes risks on vaping CBD among youth

Daisy Dai, PhD, led the national study, which published its results in JAMA Network Open.

Sep 14, 2023

Daisy Dai, PhD

Grant to aid in brain screenings for intimate partner violence survivors

UNMC’s Shireen Rajaram, PhD, will work with Brain Injury Alliance of Nebraska, other partners on NIH-funded effort.

Jul 26, 2023

Shireen Rajaram, PhD

Celebrate National Public Health Week with the UNMC College of Public Health

The UNMC College of Public Health is excited to host and sponsor several virtual and in-person events throughout National Public Health Week (April 3–April 9).

Mar 27, 2023

COVID-19 disease modeling workshop is Sept. 16

The Great Plains IDeA-CTR and UNMC Department of Biostatistics are sponsoring the event.

Sep 12, 2022

August 2022 Silver U Award Recipient: Jihyun Ma

Jihyun Ma, MS, MA has been selected as the recipient of the UNMC College of Public Health August 2022 Silver U Award.

Aug 31, 2022

Jihyun Ma, MS, MA UNMC College of Public Health Department of Biostatistics
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