Kristopher Attwood, PhD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Co-Director, Biostatistics and Statistical Genomics Division
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Research Assistant Professor
State University of New York at Buffalo
Special Interests: 
Classification Problems
Decision Theory
Operations Research
Statistics Education

Biography

Dr. Attwood earned his PhD and MA in Biostatistics from the SUNY University at Buffalo (UB). He also earned a BS degree in Applied Mathematics from the University at Rhode Island, as well as a MS degree in Industrial & Systems Engineering from UB.

Dr. Attwood joined the Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (Roswell Park) as a Senior Biostatistician in 2011. He was later presented with an Assistant Professor of Biostatistics in 2012 at Roswell Park. In this capacity he has designed, reviewed and analyzed clinical, pre-clinical and translational studies for a variety of disease settings and outcomes. He regularly works with the Departments of Urology and Surgical Oncology, and is a current member of the Scientific Review Committee. In addition, Dr. Attwood has been teaching undergraduate and graduate level applied statistics courses at Daemen College since 2008.

Background

Education and Training: 
PhD - SUNY, University at Buffalo, Buffalo NY
MA - SUNY, University at Buffalo, Buffalo NY
MS - SUNY, University at Buffalo, Buffalo NY
BS - University of Rhode Island, Kingston RI