Titles and Roles
- Professor, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
- Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
- Research Program
- Cancer Prevention and Control
At Emory since 2004, Yijian (Eugene) Huang, PhD, is principal investigator or co-investigator/biostatistician of several NIH- or NSF-funded projects on HIV/AIDS, kidney, and cardiovascular disease research as well as statistical methodology development. Prior to joining Emory, he was a faculty member with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center from 1997 to 2004 and served as a statistician for a number of multi-center HIV prevention and AIDS therapeutic clinical trials.
Dr. Huang is member of the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Program at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.
Dr. Huang earned his PhD from the University of Minnesota, Minnespolis in 1997.
Dr. Huang develops innovative statistical methods for the analysis of incomplete follow-up data and covariate measurement error, and applies them to HIV/AIDS, cancer, and renal disease studies. Recent methodological contributions include new approaches to quality-adjusted survival time, multi-state processes, lifetime medical cost, varying-coefficient models, errors-in-covariates models, and censored quantile regression.