Overview

Biostatistics Graduate Programs

The biostatistics M.S. and Ph.D. programs were created to help meet the ever-increasing demand for biostatisticians to take leadership roles in careers as researchers and educators in academia, government, and industry. Faculty members are active researchers collaborating and consulting in research projects and initiatives at the Medical Center, in addition to pursuing of their own research agendas and participating in curricular instruction. Expertise in the department includes linear, nonlinear, and longitudinal modeling; clinical trial and experimental design; survival analysis; categorical data analysis; robust statistics; psychometric methods; and Bayesian methodology.

Contact Info

Department of Biostatistics

KU Medical Center, 5028 Robinson
Mail Stop 1026, 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-4703
biostatistics@kumc.edu
http://biostatistics.kumc.edu/
Matthew S. Mayo, Chair
913-588-4703
mmayo@kumc.edu

Department of Biostatistics

KU Medical Center, 5028 Robinson
Mail Stop 1026, 3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-4703
biostatistics@kumc.edu
http://biostatistics.kumc.edu/
Michael Brimacombe, Graduate Director
913-588-4703
Tamela Loos, Graduate Coordinator
913-588-2757
tloos@kumc.edu
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  • 2nd in the nation for prestigious faculty Fulbright awards
  • 26 Rhodes scholars
  • Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
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