Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Faculty by area:

Faculty MemberContactResearch Areas

Omayma Alshaarawy

Visiting Scholar

oalshaar@iu.edu

  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Health effects of cannabis use
  • Extra-medical drug use and dependence
  • Health effects associated with exposure to environmental chemicals

Aurelian Bidulescu

Associate Professor

abidules@indiana.edu
(812) 856-7776
PH C102

  • Risk assessment/stratification in large cohorts
  • Predictive models and biomarkers for cardio-metabolic conditions/diseases
  • Genetic epidemiology with emphasis on genome wide and epigenome-related association studies
  • Global health and health disparities

Zhongxue Chen

Associate Professor

zc3@indiana.edu
(812) 855-1163
PH C104

  • Statistical hypothesis testing
  • Nonparametric methods
  • Clinical trial
  • Linear mixed models
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Meta-analysis
  • Bayesian methods
  • Biostatistics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Statistical genetics
  • Collaborative researches

Andrea Kaye Chomistek

Assistant Professor

achomist@indiana.edu
(812) 856-7779
PH C101

  • Physical activity
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Chronic disease
  • Sedentary behavior
  • Healthy lifestyle

Stephanie Dickinson

Academic Specialist & Manager, Consulting Center

sd3@indiana.edu
(812) 856-9010
PH C030

  • Statistical consulting and collaboration
  • Hypothesis testing
  • Epidemiology
  • Linear mixed models
  • Logistic regression

Jaroslaw Harezlak

Associate Professor

harezlak@iu.edu

PH C107

  • Functional data analysis
  • Statistical regularization methods
  • Structured high-dimensional data
  • Mixed model methodology
  • Clustered and longitudinal data analysis
  • Brain imaging
  • HIV-related cognitive impairment
  • Network analysis
  • Physical activity and accelerometry

Ka He

Professor and Chair Epidemiology and Biostatistics

kahe@indiana.edu
(812) 856-2260
PH C042

  • Nutritional epidemiology
  • Chronic disease

David Bryant King

Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor

dbking@indiana.edu
(812) 855-1116
PH C113

  • Collaborative research & consulting
  • Functional data analysis
  • Nonparametric statistical methods
  • Design of experiments
  • Adaptive designs in clinical trials
  • Linear mixed models
  • Longitudinal data analysis
  • Bayesian statistical inference
  • Bioinformatics

Ming Li

Assistant Professor

li498@indiana.edu
(812) 856-4519
PH C108

  • Statistical genetics and genetic epidemiology
  • Gene-by-gene and gene-by-environment interactions
  • Genome-wide association studies
  • Next-generation sequencing
  • High dimensional data
  • Non-parametric statistics

Nianjun Liu

Professor

liunian@indiana.edu
(812) 855-7506
PH C111

  • Statistical genetics and genomics
  • Genetic epidemiology
  • Bioinformatics
  • High dimensional and big data
  • Precision medicine
  • Biostatistics
  • Statistical methods
  • Collaborative research

Christina Ludema

Assistant Professor

cludema@indiana.edu
(812) 855-9181
PH C031

  • Infectious diseases
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Social epidemiology
  • Causal inference

Juhua Luo

Associate Professor

juhluo@indiana.edu
(812) 856-2858
PH C105

  • Women's health
  • Breast cancer
  • Environmental factors and cancer relationship

Erik J. Nelson

Assistant Professor

eriknels@indiana.edu

PH C033

  • Spatio-temporal epidemiology
  • Cancer screening and prevention
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Health disparities
  • Substance abuse
  • Bayesian spatial statistics
  • Multilevel models
  • Recruitment for online studies

Molly Rosenberg

Assistant Professor

rosenmol@indiana.edu

PH C032

  • Structural drivers of HIV and sexually transmitted infections
  • Sexual health promotion
  • Social epidemiology
  • Time-to-event analysis

M Aaron Sayegh

Clinical Assistant Professor

msayegh@indiana.edu
(812) 855-8392
501 N. Morton St. Suite 104

  • Infectious disease
  • Reproductive and field epidemiology
  • HIV
  • Bacterial STI
  • Maternal and child health and adolescent health
  • Mathematical modeling
  • Geospatial analyses
  • Methodology
  • Informatics

Pengcheng Xun

Assistant Scientist

pxun@indiana.edu
(812) 856-0772
PH C103

  • Statistical methods
  • Nutrition epidemiology
  • Meta-analysis
  • Dimension reduction
  • Computer-intensive method