Hongyu Zhao

Dr. Hongyu Zhao is the Ira V. Hiscock Professor and Chair of Biostatistics at Yale University. His research interests are the developments and applications of statistical methods in molecular biology, genetics, drug developments, and precision medicine. Dr. Zhao is a Co-Editor of the Journal of the American Statistical Association – Theory and Methods, and serves on the editorial boards of several leading statistical and genetics journals. He was the recipient of many honors, including the Mortimer Spiegelman Award for a top statistician in health statistics by the American Public Health Association, Pao-Lu Hsu Award by the International Chinese Statistical Association, elected fellowship for the American Statistical Association, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, and American Association for the Advancement of Science.