Xiao Song

Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Epidemiology & Biostatistics


PhD, Statistics, North Carolina State University, 2002

Areas of Expertise

Research: survival analysis, joint modeling of survival and longitudinal data, measurement error models, missing data, medical diagnostic testing, regularization and variable selection methods, treatment selection based on biomarkers

Teaching: survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, clinical trial, research data management and computing, intermediate mathematical statistics, introductory biostatistics

Course Instruction

Survival Analysis

Longitudinal Data Analysis

Clinical Trials

Research Data Management and Computing

Intermediate Mathematical Statistics

Introductory Biostatistics (I, II)

Research Interests

Dr. Song’s research interest has been focus on development of statistical methods to deal with covariate measurement error and missing data, and to identify biomarkers for prognosis, diagnosis and treatment selection.