Santu Ghosh

Assistant Professor

Santu Ghosh

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science

The Graduate School
Department of Graduate Studies

Administration

Bio

Dr. Santu Ghosh is an assistant professor in the department of biostatistics and epidemiology, from May 2015. He received his PhD from Northern Illinois University in 2013. He was a postdoc fellow in the medical school at Wayne State University from 2013-2015. Dr. Ghosh is currently working on developing Bayesian methodology for clinical trials, such as non-inferiority trials, enrichment trials. Alongside, he is expanding his research interests to include Meta Analysis, Network Data Analysis, and Ranked Set sample.

Education

  • Ph.D., Mathematical Statistics and Pr Northern Illinois University, 2013

Awards & Honors

  • Certificate of Merit (Superior academic achievement) Department of Mathematical Sciences, Northern Illinois University, 2013

  • Mathematical Association Membership Award in recognition of an outstanding scholar Department of Mathematics, University of New Orleans, 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • STAT 8640

    Generalized Linear Models I
  • STAT 8890

    Readings and Research
  • STAT 8620

    Statistical Theory II

Teaching Interests

Mathematical Statistics, Statistical Inference, Biostatistics, Bootstrap, Stochastic Processes, Statistical Methods of Forecasting.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Comparison of Transfusion Thresholds during Neonatal ECMO, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Non-inferiority test based on transformations for non-normal distributions, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Using Observed Confidence Level to Perform Principal Component Analyses, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • New Bootstrap Confidence Intervals for Means of Positively Skewed Distributions, 2016
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bayesian Approach for Assessing Non-inferiority in a Three-Arm Trial With Pre-Specified Margin, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Application of Bayesian Statistics in Biomedicine, Clinical trials, Network Meta -Analysis, Bootstrap, Observed Confidence Levels, Analysis of Network Graph Models, and Ranked Set sample.

Department Service

  • Dissertation Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dissertation Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dissertation Committee 2016 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Statistical Consulting 2015 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Dissertation Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Statistical consulting for Dr. Adam Berman 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting for Dr. Renuka Mehta 2016 - 2017

    Role: Other
  • Statistical consulting for Dr. Brian Stansfield 2016 - 2016

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • The Journal of ECT 2015 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • ENAR 2016 - 2016

    Role: Session Chair