PhD, Biostatistics, University of Washington
Research interests include: causal inference, diagnostic tests and accuracy, health policy, longitudinal data analysis, nonparametric statistics, sensitivity analyses, teaching biostatistics
Awards and service include: Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching (2021); Outstanding Faculty Mentor (2020)
More information: andrewspieker.com
Andrew is an assistant professor of biostatistics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He received his Ph.D. in Biostatistics from the University of Washington prior to completing a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. His research interests are primarily centered on the integration of causal inference methodology into fields such as pharmacoepidemiologic association studies, cost-effectiveness research, and preliminary HIV vaccine trials. Other research interests include the proper design, conduct, analysis, and interpretation of clinical studies; methods to diagnose and monitor disease; and risk factor identification.