Santu Ghosh

Assistant Professor

Santu Ghosh

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

The Graduate School

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Epidemiology

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

  • Travel Award Southern Region Council on Statistics, 2018

  • 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 8890

    Readings and Research
  • STAT 7620

    Statistical Theory II
  • STAT 8640

    Generalized Linear Models I
  • STAT 8920

    Thesis Research

Teaching Interests

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

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • The Augusta Heart Study, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Angiotensin II and the Natriuretic and Blood Pressure Response to Mental Stress in African Americans, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bayesian approach for assessing non-inferiority in a three-arm trial with Binary endpoint, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Nonparametric Confidence Intervals for Ranked Set Samples, 2017
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Comparison of transfusion thresholds during neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, 2017
    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

  • MS project Committee -Qingwen Wan 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • MS project Committee -Kathryn McDonald 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dissertation Committee -Jordan S Lundeen 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dissertation Committee - James Dow 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Dissertation Committee - Oluseyi Odubote 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Statistical Consulting Services For Vamsi Reddy 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Services For Angela Stephens 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Services For Danielle Crethers 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Services For Ryann Davie 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other
  • Statistical Consulting Services For Angela Stephens For Shvetank Agarwal 2018 - 2018

    Role: Other

Professional Service

  • The Journal of ECT 2015 - Present

    Role: Editor, Associate Editor
  • Journal of Statistics Education 2019 - 2019

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Journal of Applied Statistics 2018 - 2018

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Sankhya B 2018 - 2018

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Journal of Applied Statistics 2017 - 2017

    Role: Reviewer