About Biostatistics

Our Department of Biostatistics unites statistical theories and methods with research to produce new knowledge and understanding of biological processes.

Recognized as a top U.S. biostatistics program by U.S. News & World Report, we offer accredited graduate programs leading to MPH, MA and PhD degrees, as well as an undergraduate minor in statistics.

  • Why Choose Biostatistics at UB?
    Develop your biostatistical and research skills for meaningful applications in health-related fields, including public health, medicine and biology.  
  • Our Philosophy and Approach
    Department of Biostatistics faculty conduct research in statistical sciences (statistics and biostatistics) and collaborate extensively with disciplines across the scientific spectrum. Examples of collaborative relationships include work with investigators in the biomedical, public health, computer science and engineering fields.
  • Our Students
    Our students share their favorite aspects of the programs, including practical training and research opportunities.
  • Our Alumni
    Alumni reflect on how their UB educations prepared them for career success. 
  • Contact Us
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    University at Buffalo
    Buffalo, NY 14214-3000
    Phone: (716) 829-3690
    Fax: (716) 829-2200