Alumni List by Year

The following is a list of students who acquired positions in the field of biostatistics and is updated regularly as employment information is provided from the graduates to the department.

2021

PhD Graduates

  • Translational Statistician at GSK in Collegeville, PA
  • Senior Biostatistician, Novartis, Beijing, China
  • Director of Biostatistics, Bristol Myers Squibb
  • Senior Biostatistician, Novartis, Shanghai, China

2020

PhD Graduates
  • Biostatistician, Eli Lily, Indianapolis, IN
  • Senior Biostatistician, Novartis, Shanghai, China

2019

PhD Graduates
  •  Biostatistician, Eli Lilly, Indianapolis, IN
  •  Biostatistician, Eli Lilly, NJ
  •  Biostatistician, Johnson & Johnson
  •  Clinical Statistician, Pfizer

2017

PhD Graduates

  • Statistician Eli Lilly, Indianapolis, IN
  • Senior Research Statistician Abbvie, Inc., Chicago, IL
  • Senior Statistician, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
 
MA Graduates
  • Analyst, HSBC, Buffalo, NY
  • Pursuing PhD degree in Biostatistics at UB
  • MIS Analyst, M&T Bank, Buffalo, NY
  • Data Analyst Internship at Transamerica, Baltimore, MD
  • Biostatistician, Data Manager, Parker University of Dallas, Adjunct Professor of Mathematics at Parker University, Richland College, Dallas
  • Statistical Programmer at STATinMed Research Risk Management Office of the CRO at NY Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Pursuing PhD degree in Biostatistics at UB
MS Graduates
  • PhD student Computational and Data-Enabled Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo
  • Trainee Shandong Xinfa Pharmaceutical Co., Buffalo, NY
  • J. Craig Venter Institute, Bioinformatics Analyst, Santa Clara, CA
  • Associate Statistical Programmer at Sanofi, Beijing, China
  • Programmer/Analyst, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Computational Bioinformatics Analyst, Sanforth Health, Sioux Falls, SD

Advanced Graduate Certificate Applied Biostatistics

Graduate Student at Ohio State Pharmaceutical Science

2016

PhD

  • Biostatistician, Johnson & Johnson Visioncare, Inc., Jacksonville, FL
  • Post Doctorate, State University of New York at Buffalo, Department of Biostatistics, Buffalo, NY
  • Research Scientist, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, INXing Ren, PhD, Biostatistician, NanoString      Technologies, Inc., Seattle, WA
  • Biostatistician, Anderson Cancer Care Center, University of Texas, Houston, TX 

MA

  • Intern, Statistical Programming INC. Research, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
  • Biostatistician at Cardiovascular Research Foundation, New York, NY
  • Clinical Data Programmer, Cognigen Corporation, Buffalo, NY
  • ORISE Fellow, Food and Drug Association, Washington, DC
  • Model Validation Analyst, Citibank, New York, NY
  • Data Analyst, Cognigen Corporation, Buffalo, NY
  • Statistician at Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Data Analyst, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, New York
  • Statistician Medpace, Cincinnati, OH
  • Research Analyst, Independent Heath, Buffalo, NY
  • Associate Programmer/Analyst, PPD, Austin, TX
  • Statistical Programming Specialist 2, State of Tennessee, Department of Health
  • Statistical Analyst NEC, New York, NY

MS

  • Programmer/Analyst, UTMB, Galveston, TX
  • Biostatistician, The EMMES Corporation, Rockville, MD
  • Bioinformatician, PierianDx, St. Louis, MO
  • Biostatistician, Department of Biostatistics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Randomization List Analyst at Almac Group, Moorestown, NJ
  • Research Affiliate, Department of Biostatistics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY

MPH

Research Analyst, 3M HIS, Troy, NY

Advanced Certificate in Applied Biostatistics

Senior Manager, Hitachi Data Systems

2015

PhD

  • Senior Scientist, University at Buffalo, Population Health Observatory
  • Assistant Professor, Math Department at SUNY Oswego
  • Associate Biostatistician at Gradient Corporation, Boston, MA

MA

  • Clinical Statistician, Abbott Diagnostic Department, Chicago, IL
  • Biostatistician, Statistician, East Tennessee State University, TN
  • Data Scientist at Brand Networks, Rochester, NY
  • Experienced Quantitative Analyst/Model risk management/ Model validation, New York Community Bancorp, Inc, New York, NYYicheng Fan, MA, Associate Biostatistician, Ventana Medical Systems, Tuscon, AZ
  • Assistant Director, Data Management & Biostatistics at Enhanced Pharmacodynamics, LLC, Enhanced Pharmacodynamics, LLC (ePD), Buffalo, NY
  • Statistical Analyst, Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC

MS

  • Statistical Analyst,Brightech International, New York, NY
  • Associate Scientist - Bioinformatics at Intermountain Health Care, Precision Genomics Core Laboratory in St. George, UT
  • Global Corporate Portfolios Manager at American Express, New York, NY

MPH

  • Research Consultant for Performance Excellence in Global Healthcare Issues, Splaine Consulting, Laser Innovations, Inc., Buffalo, NY Data Analyst at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
  • Data Manager, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Health Behavior Department, Buffalo, NY Segmedica, Recruitment Data Specialist, Buffalo, NY
  • PhD program in Biology, Brock University

2014

  • Netsanet Imam, PhD, Advanced Technologist with Applied Analytics team, Boeing, Seattle, WA
  • Isaac Dompreh, MPH, US Census Bureau, Washington, DC
  • Chunyuan Diao, MA, continuing PhD in Geography at UB
  • Tuochuan Dong, PhD, Biostatistician, Novataris Pharmaceutical Company, NJ
  • Ge Tao, PhD, Senior Biostatistician, bluebird bio, Cambridge, MA
  • Jingjing Yin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics, The Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health, Georgia Southern University
  • Jie Gong, MA, Assistant Vice President, Senior Quantitative Analyst, M&T Bank, Buffalo, NY
  • Luge Yang, MA, pursuing PhD in Biostatistics at UB
  • Xiaohua Li, MPH, Model Validation Analyst, First Niagara Financial Group, Buffalo, NY
  • Yi Shi, PhD, Biostatistician, Medivation, Inc., San Francisco, CA
  • Joseph Consiglio, PhD, Adjunct Professor, University at Buffalo, Department of Biostatistics
  • Cory Przybyla, MA, Business Systems Analyst Genetics , Zoetics, Inc., Kalamazoo, MI
  • Jia Hua, MA, Associate Scientist at Fresenius Kabi, Grand Island, NY
  • Ly Minh Nguyen, MA, Pursuing PhD in pharmacokinetics and pharmadocynamics

2013

  • Bruck Adam, MPH, Research Analyst at Independent Health, Buffalo, NY
  • Mark Baker, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Eduardo Cortes, MA, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Tuochuan Dong, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Carolyn Horowitz, MPH, Healthcare Data Analyst at IPRO, NYS Department of Health, Office of Quality and Patient Safety, Albany, NY
  • Zhuoxin Jiang, MA, Biostatistician at Penn State CTSI
  • Tengda Lin, MPH, pursuing MA of biostatistics degree at UB
  • Liu Liu, MA, Senior Research Support Specialist at SUNY Upstate Medical, Syracuse, NY
  • Xiaobin Liu, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Jeffrey Rathbun, MA, Statistical Programmer III, Cognigen Corporation, Buffalo, NY
  • Wan-Min Tsai, PhD, Post-Doctoral position, Yale University
  • Lai Wei, PhD, Manager Consumer Insights and Engagement at Altria, Richmond, VA
  • Dawei Wu, MA, Global Retail Pricing, Expedia, Inc., Seattle, WA
  • Li Yan, PhD, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Yi Zhai, MA, pursuing PhD at Louisiana State University

2012

  • Kristopher Attwood, PhD, Assistant Professor of Oncology in the Dept. of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • William Brady, PhD, Assistant Professor of Oncology in the Dept. of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Joseph Consiglio, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Amanda Giambrone, MPH, Network Analyst at Independent Health, Buffalo, NY
  • Le Kang, PhD, Assistant Professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, Washington, DC
  • Seong Eun Kim, PhD, Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. Radiation Health Research Institute, Seoul, South Korea

2011

  • Rameela Chandrasekhar, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville,TN
  • Wei Deng, PhD, Statistician, Gynecological Oncology Group at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Mojgan Golzy, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Daniel Hatch, MA, Senior Biostatistician, Howard Proskin & Associates, Rochester, NY
  • Brendan Heavey, MPH, Actuarial Analyst, Independent Health, Buffalo, NY
  • Danning Huang, MA, Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine at Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY
  • Wei Liang, MA, Senior Modeling Analyst, Paychex, Inc., Rochester, NY
  • Leah Preus, MA, Biostatistician, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Su Qian, MA, North America Regional Manager, Power Construction Group of China (POWERCHINA)
  • Guogen Shan, PhD, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Community Health Services, University of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
  • Ge Tao, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Carmen Tekwe, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Texas A&M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A&M University
  • Lu Wang, MA, University of Rochester Medical Center, Biostatistician, Rochester, NY
  • Lai Wei, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Qing Yuan, MA, Sr. Risk Modeling Analyst, Paychex, Inc., Rochester, NY
  • Yali Zhang, MPH, Statistician, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Richard Krall, MA, SAS Enterprise Data Analyst, FedEx Trade Networks, Tonawanda, NY

2010

  • David Cavanaugh, MA, Senior Biostatistician at Sarah Cannon Development Innovations, Nashville, TN (remote based in Boston, MA)
  • Hui Chen, MA, Senior Data Analyst at Capital One, Chicago, IL
  • Virginia Filiaci, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Gynecological Oncology Group, Center of Excellence, Buffalo, NY
  • Yuan Yue Gao, MA, University of Pittsburgh, PA
  • Dongmei Luo, MA, Associate Director of Biotstaistics at Acerta Pharma, Redwood City, CA
  • Ning Ma, MA, Risk Management Portfolio Analyst at Regions Financial
  • Terry Mashtare, Jr., PhD, Biostatistician, UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine and Research Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
  • Tanushree Prasad, MA, Senior Statistician, Center For the Aging and Population Health, Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh
  • Dongliang Wang, PhD, Assistant Professor, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Department of Public Health & Preventive Medicine
  • Tingting Zhuang, MA, Biostatistician, Georgetown University Medical Center, Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics and Biomathematics, Washington, DC--pursuing PhD in Biostatistics at UB
  • Yilan Chen, MA, Statistical Programmer, Sarah Cannon Development Innovations, Nashville, TN

2009

  • Kobby Owusu Asubonteng, PhD, Biostatistician at AstraZeneca
  • Kristopher Attwood, MA, Statistician Gynecologocial Oncology Group, Buffalo, NY; pursuing PhD at UB
  • Kabir Jalal, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Hsin-Fang Li, MA, pursuing PhD at University of Kentucky
  • Shuling Liu, MA, Senior Data Scientist,Capital One, Forth Worth, TX
  • Austin Miller, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Aruna Pryia, MA, Statistician, Baystate Medical, MA
  • Guogen Shan, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Chong Wang, MA, Statistician, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Dan Wang, MA, Statistician, Center of Excellence, Buffalo, NY
  • Dongliang Wang, MA, pursuing PhD at UB
  • Li Yan, MA, pursuing PhD, Senior Statistician Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Qianqian Zhu, MA, Biostatistics and PhD in Biochemistry at UB, Director of Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center's Statistical Genetics and Genomics Resource

2008

  • Xueya Cai, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, University of Rochester, Medical Center, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY
  • Rameela Chandrasekhar, MA, continued in PhD program at UB
  • Ryan Danison, MA, Risk Analyst, M&T Bank; Adjunct Professor Erie Community College and D'Youville College, Buffalo, NY
  • Jonathan Dare, MA, Senior Research Analyst, Independent Health, Buffalo, NY
  • Vincent Girardi, MA, Statistician, WorldCare Clinical in Boston, NY
  • Chin-Ying Lai, MA, continued in PhD program at UB
  • Christopher Purdy, MA, Statistician, AHRM, Inc., Buffalo, NY
  • Usha Thamattoor, MA, Statistician at St. John's Research Institute, Bangalore, India
  • Gary Zirpoli, MA, continuing in epidemiology PhD program at UB

2007

  • Kobby Owusu Asubonteng, MA, continuing in PhD program at UB
  • Wei Deng, MA, continued in PhD program at UB
  • Resmi Gupta, MA, Biostatiscian in the Biostatistics and Epidemiology Division at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
  • Antara Majumdar, PhD, Associate Director, Non-clinical Biostatistics, Bristol-Myers Squibb, CT
  • Youngju Pak, PhD, Biostatistician, LABioMed at Harbor-UCLA, UCLA Medical Center Campus, Los Angeles, CA
  • Ji Young Yu, MPH, Manager, Clinical Data Management at Allergan, Bridgewater, NJ

2006

  • Xueya Cai, MA, continued in PhD program at UB
  • James Java, MA, Biostatistican, Gynecological Group, Buffalo, NY
  • Austin Miller, MA, continued in PhD program at UB
  • Wei Tan, MA, Biostatistican, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY
  • Tania Das, MPH, Senior Research Analyst at Binghamton University and pursing PhD at Binghamton University