Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Epidemiology & Biostatistics
Shiwei Tang is a third year PhD student in biostatistics at the University of Georgia. Previously he received bachelor’s degrees in Marine Biology and Pre-Med Studies from Shanghai Ocean University and Florida Institute of Technology, respectively. Shiwei then earned his master’s in public health with a focus in biostatistics from Emory University. His current project includes design and analysis of treatment selection biomarker studies in collaboration with Dr. Dobbin. Shiwei’s other research interests include Bayesian and spatial statistics, infectious diseases, spatial epidemiology, disease mapping, and machine learning.