Lili Zhao is a research associate professor in the Department of Biostatistics. She received her Ph.D. in Statistics from the University of Iowa in 2006. She was a senior statistician at Becton, Dickinson and Company from 2006-2007 and a lead statistician at the Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Michigan from 2007-2011.
- Ph.D., Statistics, University of Iowa, 2006
- M.A., Statistics, University of Iowa, 2004
- B.S., Business and Economics, Capital University of Economics and Business, Beijing, 1999
Research Interests & Projects
- I have interests in developing Bayesian statistical methodology and applying it in cancer research. My current methodological work involves change point analysis, phase I and II clinical trials.
- Zhao L and Banerjee M (2012). Bayesian piecewise mixture model for racial disparity in prostate cancer Computational Statistics and Data Analysis 362-369.
- Zhao L, Lee J, Mody, R and Braun TM. (2011). The Superiority of the Time-to-Event Continual Reassessment Method to the Rolling Six Design in Pediatric Phase I Cancer Trials Clinical Trials 361-369.
- Zhao L, Morgan MA, Parsels LA, et al. (2011). Response to Letter from Bassukas Clinical Cancer Research 4613.
- Zhao L, Morgan MA, Parsels LA, et al. (2010). Bayesian Hierachical changepoint methods in modeling the tumor growth profiles in xenograft experiments Clinical Cancer Research 1-7.
- Zhao L, Woodworth G (2009). Bayesian Decision-Theoretic Group Sequential Analysis with Survival Endpoints Statistics in Medicine 13391352.
- American Statistical Association
- International Society for Bayesian Analysis