The Welch Center's Nae-Yuh Wang, PhD, MS has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor. Dr. Wang's primary appointment is in the Division of General Internal Medicine, in the School of Medicine's Department of Medicine. He also holds a joint appointment in the Department of Biostatistics at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. He has been a member of the Core Faculty of the Welch Center since 2002.
Dr. Wang has had outstanding achievements as a researcher, mentor, and teacher in the field of biostatistics as applied to clinical, translational and epidemiologic research. He has directed the Biostatistics Core for the Bayview GCRC (and now the CRU), as well as the Biostatistics and Informatics Core for the Center for Mind-Body Research and the Biostatistics Sub-Core of the Diabetes Research and Training Center's Prevention and Control Core. He is also the Principal Investigator of the Data Coordinating Center for a landmark study of cochlear implants funded by the NIH-NIDCD. Overall, Dr. Wang is an expert in translation at the interface between theoretical biostatisticians and clinical researchers, particularly in developing novel biostatistical methods and solutions with real-world applications.
Congratulations on your well-deserved promotion, Dr. Wang!