Shein-chung Chow is currently a Professor at the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA. Prior to joining Duke University, he was the Director of TCOG (Taiwan Cooperative Oncology Group) Statistical Center and the Executive Director of National Clinical Trial Network Coordination Center. Prior to that, Dr. Chow also held various positions such as Vice President, Executive Director, and Director in the pharmaceutical industry. Through these positions, Dr. Chow provided technical supervision on statistics. Dr. Chow is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Biopharmaceutical Statistics. Dr. Chow is also the Editor-in-Chief of the Biostatistics Book Series at Chapman and Hall/CRC Press of Taylor & Francis Group. He was a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and a member of the ISI (International Statistical Institute). He was the recipient of the DIA Outstanding Service Award (1996), ICSA Extraordinary Achievement Award (1996), and Chapter Service Recognition Award of the American Statistical Association (1998). Dr. Chow was appointed a Scientific Advisor to the Department of Health, Taiwan in 1999–2001 and 2006 to date. Dr. Chow was the President of the International Chinese Statistical Association. Dr. Chow is the author or coauthor of over 170 methodology papers and 16 books. Dr. Chow received a B.S. degree in mathematics from the National Taiwan University, Taiwan, and a Ph.D. degree in statistics from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis, USA.
Biography Updated on 30 November 2009