Yanqing Yi, Ph.D. (2008)
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Memorial University

Yanqing started her graduate studies in Department of Statistics at University of Manitoba in 2002. She graduated in 2008 with a Ph.D. Degree in statistics and then joined Memorial University of Newfoundland. She currently is an Associate Professor of Biostatistics in Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Yanqing acknowledges the excellent teaching and strong support from her supervisor, the professors and staffs in the Department of Statistics at University of Manitoba. The courses and research she had completed during her studies in the department enriched her mind with statistical knowledge and equipped her with statistical skills. Those knowledge and skills have been helping her to build her career toward successes.

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Research Interests

statistical design and analysis for clinical trials, dependent data analysis, survival data analysis, stochastic modeling and Markov processes, statistical modeling and computation for complex data

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Congratulations to our October, 2018 graduates: Jenna Tichon (Ph.D.), Kanika Grover (M.Sc.), Mohammed Kamso (M.Sc.), Inesh Munaweera Arachchilage (M.Sc.), Joynob Siddiqua (M.Sc.), Shamsia Sobhan (M.Sc.).

Important Date

October 3: Fee Payment Deadline Fall Term

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Mohammad Jafari Jozani: “Quantile Regression with Nominated Samples: An example in Osteoporosis Analysis” — Thursday, September 27 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Yuliya Martsynyuk — Thursday, October 4 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Darja Barr: “Evidence Driven Best Practices for Teaching the Mathematical Sciences” — Thursday, October 11 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Sherif Sherif: “Sparsity-based image processing” — Thursday, October 18 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Taraneh Abarin, Ph.D. (2009)

Yanqing Yi, Ph.D. (2008)