Kai Yu, Ph.D.
|Organization:||National Cancer InstituteDivision of Cancer Epidemiology & Genetics, Biostatistics Branch|
|Address:||NCI Shady GroveRoom 7E630|
Dr. Yu received a Ph.D. in biostatistics from the University of Pittsburgh in 2000, and had postdoctoral training in statistical genetics at Stanford University. Dr. Yu worked as a statistical geneticist at a biopharmaceutical company before becoming a Research Assistant Professor of Biostatistics at Washington University in St. Louis. He joined NCI in 2005 as a tenure-track investigator, and was awarded scientific tenure by the NIH and appointed senior investigator in 2013. Dr. Yu received an NIH merit award in 2009.