News: biostatistics

Yu Shyr Wins Jacek Hawiger Award

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Jacek Hawiger Award for Teaching Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows in the Classroom, Lecture or Small Group Setting — Yu Shyr, Ph.D., Ingram Professor of Cancer Research, professor of Biostatistics, Biomedical Informatics, Cancer Biology and Preventive Medicine. Shyr earned his bachelor’s degree in statistics from Tamkang University, Taiwan, in 1985, and his doctorate in biostatistics […]

Quantitative Sciences Center to Manage Data

Friday, August 19th, 2011

  Yu Shyr, Ph.D., professor of Biostatistics, Cancer Biology and Preventive Medicine and Biomedical Informatics, and chief of the Division of Cancer Biostatistics, has been named director of the newly formed Center for Quantitative Sciences. Though currently housed within Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center (VICC), the new center is available to assist all Vanderbilt investigators in integration […]