Daniel Zelterman, PhD

Professor of Biostatistics

Research Interests

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome; Epidemiology; Genetics; Computational Biology; Statistics; Biomarkers, Pharmacological; Biostatistics

Public Health Interests

Bioinformatics; Biomarkers; Biostatistics; Cancer; HIV/AIDS; Statistical genetics; Statistical models

Research Organizations

School of Public Health: Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS

Cancer Center: Developmental Therapeutics

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Professor Zelterman's research interests are centered in applied statistics. He is the Director of the Biostatistics Core at the Yale Cancer Center and is Co-Director of the Methodology and Biostatistics Core of the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in AIDS (CIRA). His research covers survival analysis, modeling of cancer mechanisms, and discrete distributions. His interests in cancer epidemiology and genetics have brought him to examine the analysis of pedigrees, familial clusters of disease, and similar computationally intensive statistical methods. He is the author of five books on the analysis of statistical data and associate editor of five scientific journals.

He is an elected fellow of the American Statistical Association.

Specialized Terms: Applied statistics

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Daniel Zelterman, PhD
Office Location
Laboratory of Epidemiology and Public Health
60 College Street, Ste 204

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
Yale School of Public HealthPO Box 208034
60 College Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8034

Curriculum Vitae

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Blazing the Appalachian Trail in the Green Mountains of Vermont