Yang Shi

Assistant Professor

Yang Shi

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Population Health Science: Biostats & Data Science

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neuroscience and Regenerative Medicine

The Graduate School

Bio

Dr. Yang Shi is an Assistant Professor of Biostatistics and Data Science in the Department of Population Health Sciences, Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. He received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Biostatistics from the University of Michigan and his B.S. degree in Biological Science from Peking University.

Education

  • Ph.D., Biostatistics University of Michigan, 2016

  • MS, Biostatistics University of Michigan, 2013

  • BS, Biological and Biomedical Scie Peking Univ, 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • STAT 8890

    Readings and Research
  • STAT 7620

    Statistical Theory II
  • STAT 7520

    Statistical Theory I

Teaching Interests

Statistical Theory I and II; Introduction to Statistical Learning; Applied Linear Models; Generalized Linear Models; Introduction to Biostatisics

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • A genome-wide association study on photic sneeze reflex in the Chinese population., 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A risk prediction model for the development of subsequent primary melanoma in a population-based cohort, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Clinicopathologic and prognostic significance of body mass index (BMI) among breast cancer patients in western China: a retrospective multi-center cohort based on Western China Clinical Cooperation Group, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Development and validation of nomograms integrating immune-related genomic signatures with clinicopathologic features to improve prognosis and predictive value of triple-negative breast cancer: A gene expression-based retrospective study, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Incidence of second primary malignancy after breast cancer and related risk factors—Is breast-conserving surgery safe? A nested case--control study, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Monte Carlo Methods; Mixed Models; Computational Statistics; Bioinformatics; Collaborative Research in Neuroscience, Neurological Diseases and Cancer

Professional Service

  • Academic Journal - BMC Bioinformatics 2019 - 2019

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Academic Journal - Molecular Genetics & Genomic Medicine 2019 - 2019

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Academic Journal - Biostatistics 2018 - 2018

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Academic Journal - Statistical Methods in Medical Research 2018 - 2018

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article