Xuefeng Wang, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Case Western Reserve
Postdoctoral Research Fellow,
of Biostatistics, Harvard University, 2011-2013
Merck Quantitative Science
Genetics, Genetic Epidemiology, Bioinformatics
Select Recent Publications:
Wang X, Lee
S, Lin X (2013). Family based association test via kernel machine regression
score test. Genetic Epidemiology (In press)
Morris NJ, Elston RC, Zhu X (2012). A variance component based multi-marker
association test using family and unrelated data. BMC Genetics 14:17
Morris NJ, Schaid DJ, Elston RC (2012). Power of single- vs. multimarker tests
of association. Genetic Epidemiology 26:480-487
Wang X, Qin
H, Morris NJ, et al. (2011). Testing gene-environment interactions in gene-based
association studies. BMC Proceedings 5 (Suppl 9):S26.
Elston RC and Zhu X (2011). Statistical interaction in human genetics: how
should we model it if we are looking for biological interaction? Nature Reviews
Elston RC and Zhu X (2010). The Meaning of Interaction. Human Heredity
Honors, Awards & Affiliations:
Symposium Travel Grant, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, 2013
Stellar Award, Harvard University, Oct 2012 .
in Quantitative Genomics Travel Fund, HSPH, 2012 .
Award, Case Western Reserve University, April 2012.
Foundation Quantitative Science Fellowship 2007-2011.
Award, Advanced Gene Mapping Course, 2010.
Internship in Statistics, Mayo Clinic, 2009.
Award, SISG, University of Washington, 2008.
Statistical Association (ASA).
Society of Human Genetics (ASHG).
International Biometric Society (ENAR/IBS).
Genetic Epidemiology Society (IGES).