Alex Zhao

Assistant in Biostatistics
Office Address
2525 West End Avenue, Suite 1020
Room / Suite
Room 10119
(615) 936-0588

MS, Biostatistics, University of Iowa

MS, Applied Mathematics, University of Toledo

Expertise includes: prediction modeling, linear regression, generalized linear regression, categorical data analyses, repeated measures, mixed-effects models, survival analysis, clinical trials, power and sample size justification, statistical computing, microarray data analysis, polymerase chain reaction (PCR) data analysis, machine learning, and data mining. In addition, he is proficient in the use of R and SAS and has considerable experience in conducting and analyzing data from molecular and genetic epidemiology studies of cancer.

Projects include: genetic studies from large consortia, including the Breast Cancer Association Consortium, Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium, and Prostate Cancer Association Group to Investigate Cancer Associated Alterations in the Genome.