Yu Shyr, PhD

Harold L. Moses Chair in Cancer Research
Chairman, Department of Biostatistics
Director, Vanderbilt Center for Quantitative Sciences
Director, Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design (VANGARD)
Professor of Biostatistics, Biomedical Informatics and Health Policy

Office Address
Department of Biostatistics
2525 West End Avenue, Suite 1100, Rm 11132
Nashville
Tennessee
37203

Office Address
Center for Quantitative Sciences (CQS)
2220 Pierce Avenue, Office # 576 PRB
Nashville
Tennessee
37232
615-936-6760

Yu Shyr’s primary research interests are in developing statistical and bioinformatic methodology, specifically in experimental design for next-generation sequencing data, adaptive clinical trials, and nonparametric smoothing methods for longitudinal binary data, as well as in collaborative research in the fields of cancer biology, cancer epidemiology, and clinical trials.