Yaomin Xu

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Biomedical Informatics
PI, Translational Bioinformatics & Biostatistics Lab
Office Address
2525 West End Avenue, Suite 1020
Room / Suite
Room 10125
(615) 936-8199

PhD, Statistics, Case Western Reserve University

Research interests include: translation bioinformatics, multivariate data analysis and visualization, unsupervised learning, cloud computing and big data analytics, biobanks and EHRs

For more information: tbilab.org

Dr. Yaomin Xu's research is focused on developing statistical and computational methods to extract new knowledge from large biomedical datasets. His recent research emphasis is on integrating patient phenome and genome data to identify complex mechanistic biomarkers for precision medicine. He is experienced in big data analysis and discovery using real-world health datasets, such as biobanks and electronic health records (EHRs). Dr. Xu's statistical methods focus on multivariate data analysis, visualization, and unsupervised learning. He is also dedicated to creating cloud-based research data analysis platforms and infrastructures that are cost-effective and support big data biomedical research through team-based problem-solving using real-world data, particularly complex data such as multi-omics data obtained from clinical samples, biobanks, and EHRs.