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SPH Faculty Experts for Biostatistics

Goncalo AbecasisGoncalo Abecasis, D.Phil., B.Sc.

Professor and Chair in Biostatistics
Phone: (734) 763-4901 E-mail:

  • Develops statistical tools and software for the identification and study of genetic variants important in human disease.     MORE

Michael BoehnkeMichael Boehnke, PhD

Professor in Biostatistics
Phone: (734) 936-1001 E-mail:

  • Research focuses on problems of study design and statistical analysis of human genetic data, with a particular emphasis on development and application of statistical methods for human gene mapping.      MORE

Brenda GillespieBrenda Gillespie, PhD

Assistant Professor in Biostatistics
Phone: 734-647-4609 E-mail:

  • Works on application of statistical regression models to biomedical problems in a variety of areas including glaucoma, STDs, and organ transplant.      MORE

Jeremy TaylorJeremy Taylor, PhD

Professor in Biostatistics
Phone: (734) 936-3287 E-mail:

  • Works on theory and application of statistics to biomedical problems ranging from AIDS to cancer.     MORE