Yu Shyr, PhD

Professor
Department of Biostatistics
Harold L. Moses Chair in Cancer Research
Chair, Department of Biostatistics
Director Center for Quantitative Sciences
Director, Vanderbilt Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Research Design
Professor
Department of Health Policy
Professor
Department of Biomedical Informatics
615-639-6760

Dr. Shyr’s current research interests focus on developing statistical bioinformatic methods for analyzing next-generation sequencing data based on single cell technology including a series of papers on estimating the sample size requirements for studies conducting sequencing analysis and novel statistical methods for analyzing the single-cell RNA sequencing (scRNA-seq) data.

 

Website: https://www.vumc.org/biostatistics/