Division of Biostatistics
Director: Sarah J. Ratcliffe, Ph.D
Division faculty conduct their own original research and also collaborate with a large number of faculty in the School of Medicine and throughout the University by providing statistical expertise for the School of Medicine, the Health System, industry, governmental agencies, and foundations. This includes facilitating and enhancing research and providing assistance in developing new grant proposals, designing new studies, developing analytical schemes for large and/or complicated data sets, and providing direct data analyses. Division faculty and staff also provide consultation and collaboration through the PHS department Consultation and Collaboration Program. Division faculty are actively engaged in a variety of national organizations such as the NIH and its study sections, and on numerous journal editorial boards and review panels, Data Safety Monitoring Boards, as well as a wide variety of important committees of the School of Medicine and University.