Wesley K. Thompson
Wesley K. Thompson received his Ph.D. degree in statistics from Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA in 2003. His dissertation studies focused on the development of a Baynesian model for sparse functional data. He was appointed as an Assistant Professor of statistics and psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh in 2005. He collaborated with several senior investigators on clinical research studies on depression, sleep and sleep disorders, and physical illness across the lifespan. Dr. Thompson joined the UCSD Department in 2008. He serves as the Director of biostatistics at the Stein Institute for Research on Aging.
Biography Updated on 8 September 2012