• Thomas R. Belin, professor in the Department of Biostatistics, has been conferred the honor of delivering the Lowell Reed Lectureship from the Applied Public Health Statistics Section of the APHA. This lectureship recognizes Professor Belin's distinguished contributions to the field of biostatistics.

  • Kate Crespi, professor-in-residence of biostatistics at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, has been appointed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute as a member of its advisory panel on clinical trials. Learn more.

  • Professors Sudipto Banerjee and Marc Suchard have been elected to the fellowship of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA). These fellowships were formally conferred at the ISBA World Meeting in Edinburugh, Scotland, on June 29th. 2018.

  • 2018-2019 Awards:

    Jay Xu, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship

    Wenxi Yu, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Lester Breslow Fellowship

    Daniel Conn, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Dean's Outstanding Student Award

    Lu Zhang, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Celia and Joseph Blann Fellowship

    Jason Clague, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the F31 training grant to the National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR)

    Aaron Scheffler, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Dissertation Year Fellowship

    Yu Shi, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Dissertation Year Fellowship

    Eric Kawaguchi, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Dissertation Year Fellowship

    Jesse Birchfield, Ph.D., student is a recipient of the Graduate Dean's Scholar Award

    Juhyun Kim, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Genomic Analysis Training Program (GATP)


    Summer 2018 Awards:

    Juhyun Kim, student is a recipient of the Summer Research Mentorship


  • Ron Brookmeyer, Professor of Biostatistics and Nada Abdalla's, a doctoral candidate at The Fielding School of Public Health, paper which developed a model to calculate lifetime risks of developing Alzheimer's disease has been featured on UCLA Newsroom and in an article on MedPage Today.

  • “The Mary G.  and Joseph Natrella Scholarship” award:

    Yan Wang, Ph.D. Student - 2017 recipient from ASA.


    Summer 2017 Awards:

    John Shamshoian, Ph.D. student is a recepient of the Graduate Summer Research Mentoship Program

    Wenxi Yu, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program

    Juhyun Kim, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program

    Zizhao Zhang, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program

    Yu Shi, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program

    Justin Williams, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Program

    Crystal R. Shaw, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the UCLA Competitive Edge


    2017-2018 Awards:

    Qian Li, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Dissertation Year Fellowship

    Max R. Tolkoff, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Dissertation Year Fellowship

    Daniel J. Conn, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Dissertation Year Fellowship

    Jay Xu, Ph.D. student is a recipient of the Graduate Dean's Scholar Award

    Aaron W. Scheffler, Ph.D. student  is a recipient of the Graduate Research Mentorship Program

    Juhyun Kim,  Ph.D. student  is a recipient of the Graduate Research Mentorship Program

    Douglas E. Morrison  Ph.D. student  is a recipient of the Graduate Research Mentorship Program