Yimei Li, PhD



Yimei Li, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

Dr. Li’s methodology research interests include survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, Bayesian methods and clinical trial design. Her current research involves statistical designs and analysis for early phase cancer clinical trials and cancer trials with multiple survival endpoints. Her collaborative research focuses on pediatric oncology, including translational and clinical trials, cancer epidemiology, and behavioral and psychosocial intervention studies. She has extensive experience in design, conduct and analysis of various cancer studies, and has published 115 articles in the literatures of statistical methodology, cancer research, and other areas of medicine. She is also on the editorial board of JNCI (Journal of National Cancer Institute).


Content Area Specialties

Cancer clinical trials, cancer epidemiology; basic and translational cancer research, pediatrics, psychosocial

Methodology Specialties

 Survival analysis, early-phase clinical trial design, longitudinal data analyses, Bayesian methods

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