Xiaotian (Steven) Gao
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health
Ph.D. in Biostatistics
University of Pittsburgh
Gao, X. CV 2021.pdf
Dr. Gao’s research focuses on developing alternative statistical tools for data when the assumptions of simple statistical models do not hold. His research interests include joint modeling of complex longitudinal and survival data, nonparametric regression, robust statistics, and Bayesian hierarchical modeling. He is also interested in collaborative researches, including but not limited to statistical methods in biomarker evaluation, transplantation studies, pancreatitis and comparative effectiveness research.