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Umut Ozbek

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Population Health Science and Policy
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  • MS, Ankara University

  • PhD, University of Pittsburgh

  • BS, Middle East Technical University


    Dr. Özbek’s primary focus is on statistical genetics and genetic epidemiology. Her other interests include cancer clinical trials, longitudinal multivariate modelling, penalized regression methods, high-dimensional data analysis, and pharmacogenomics. Dr. Özbek has an extensive consulting experience in designing and analyzing clinical and experimental trials.

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Dr.Ozbek is not currently required to report Industry relationships.

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