Training Next-Generation Health Data Scientists


The UCLA Department of Biostatistics has its home within the prestigious Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH). The department is renowned for its frontier research in data science, high-performance computing, high-dimensional statistical modeling and inference for BIG DATA settings in diverse biomedical and public health applications. It boasts 1 National Academy of Medicine member, 1 COPSS (Nobel prize in statistics) awardee, 4 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) fellows, 3 American Public Health Association (APHA) Mortimer Spiegelman Award recipients, 12 American Statistical Association (ASA) fellows, and 6 Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS) fellows. For a complete directory of Biostatistics Faculty, see here.