Kristopher Attwood, PhD

Assistant Professor of Oncology
Associate Director, Biostatistics Shared Resource
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Research Assistant Professor
State University of New York at Buffalo

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Special Interests: 
Classification Problems
Decision Theory
Operations Research
Statistics Education


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 Cancer Institute (RPCI) as a Senior Biostatistician in 2011. He was later presented with an Assistant Professor of Biostatistics in 2012 at RPCI. 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 Department of Urology and is a current member of the Internal Review Board, Data Safety & Monitoring Board, and Genitourinary Program. In addition, Dr. Attwood has been teaching undergraduate and graduate level applied statistics courses at Daemen College since 2008.


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