Biostatistics Faculty

Departmental Faculty

Kristopher L Arheart, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus

karheart@miami.edu

(954) 662-6457
Kristopher Arheart, Ed.D., is an Emeritus Associate Professor in the Division of Biostatistics in the Department of Public Health Sciences and the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Arheart is a collaborative biostatistician who provides statistical expertise for medical research in a variety of...

Raymond R Balise

Research Asst. Professor

rrb28@miami.edu

(305) 243-9694
Dr. Balise is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) and the Department of Urology at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and is affiliated with the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Center for Computational Science. Previously, he was a Senior Lecturer, Staff Biostatistician and...

Shari Messinger Cayetano, Ph.D.

Assoc. Professor

s.messinger@miami.edu

(305) 243-4465
Dr. Shari Messinger is a Tenured Associate Professor in the Division of Biostatistics and Director of Biostatistics Collaboration and Consulting Core. She additionally serves a Director of the Research Design and Biostatistics Program of the Miami CTSI.  Dr. Messinger has previously served as Biostatistics Director for the Diabetes...

Xi Steven Chen

Assoc. Professor

xxc353@miami.edu

Xi (Steven) Chen, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He is also the Director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Shared Resource at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. Previously, he was a tenured Associate Professor at...

Daniel A Diaz

Research Asst. Professor

ddiaz3@miami.edu

(305) 243-4797
Daniel Andrés Díaz-Pachón is a Research Assistant Professor in the Division of Biostatistics since September 2014. His research, current and former, can be divided into four big areas: In probability, he is working on population genetics. Particularly, his current interest is on the Spatial Lambda-Fleming-Viot...

Daniel J Feaster, Ph.D.

Professor

dfeaster@miami.edu

(305) 243-7881
Daniel J. Feaster, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in the Biostatistics Division of the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine.  He has over 25 years experience in the design, implementation, and analysis of large longitudinal studies, including clinical trials of HIV-positive and drug...

Hemant Ishwaran

Professor

hishwaran@miami.edu

(305) 243-5473
Hemant Ishwaran, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) and is the Director of Statistical Methodology and the Director of Graduate Studies in the Division of Biostatistics.  Dr. Ishwaran is also affiliated with the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center (SCCC) and the Center for Computational Sciences...

Tulay Koru-Sengul

Research Associate Professor

tsengul@miami.edu

(305) 243-2618
Dr. Tulay Koru-Sengul is an Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She is a member of the Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention Program, Clinical Protocol Review Committee, the Data and Safety Monitoring Committee and a faculty biostatistician in the Biostatistics and...

J. Sunil Rao

Professor

jrao@miami.edu

(305) 243-4252
J. Sunil Rao, Ph.D., is Interim Chair, Professor and Director of the Division of Biostatistics in the Department of Public Health Sciences. Previously, Dr. Rao was Professor of Biostatistics at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Rao's research interests include high dimensional model selection, mixed model selection,...

Isildinha M Reis, Ph.D.

Research Professor

ireis@miami.edu

(305) 243-5884
Dr. Isildinha Reis, DrPH, is a Research Associate Professor in the Division of Biostatistics of the Department of Public Health Science (DPHS) and in the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Core Shared Resource at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. Dr. Reis is a member of the Sylvester’s Data and Safety Monitoring Committee (DSMC)...

Lily Wang

Assoc. Professor

lxw391@miami.edu

Dr. Wang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. She is affiliated with the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center and the John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics (HIHG). She is also the Co-Director of the HIHG Statistical and Bioinformatics...