Dandan Liu

Associate Professor of Biostatistics
Office Address
2525 West End Avenue
Room / Suite
(615) 322-8318

PhD, Biostatistics, University of Michigan

Research interests include: biomarker evaluation, event history data analysis with application to cardiovascular disease, cancer, Alzheimer's disease, risk prediction modeling, electronic health records 

Honors and service include: co-chair, 2024 International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) Applied Statistics Symposium

More information: biostat.app.vumc.org/DandanLiu




Dr. Liu serves as the faculty biostatistician for the Department of Emergency Medicine collaboration plan and the Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer’s Center (VMAC). Her statistical mentorship of early career investigators has led to several funded K23 grant applications. She has also been involved in multiple funded studies, including R01s, as a co-investigator. At VMAC, she plays a critical role in the dissemination of all research activities. Her expert guidance includes but is not limited to longitudinal data analysis, multivariate logistic regression, meta-analysis, item response theory, propensity score matching, factor analysis, and latent class analysis.