Ao Yuan received his B.S. degree in mathematics and his M.S. degree in statistics from the Sichuan University, Sichuan, China, and his Ph.D. degree in statistics from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada. He worked at the National Human Genome Center of Howard University, Washington, DC, USA, as a Research Biostatistician for 14 years. Yuan is currently a Visiting Faculty at the Department of Biostatistics, Bioinformatics, and Biomathematics, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA. His research interests include biostatistics, statistical genetics, and Bayesian inference. He has published more than 60 papers in peer‐reviewed journals and served on editorial boards for five journals.
Biography Updated on 25 February 2014