Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Welcome to The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

The Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics houses the CCSG Biostatistics Core Resource, Co-Directors are Kristopher Attwood, PhD and Qianqian Zhu, PhD; the Bioinformatics Core Resource, Song Liu, PhD, Director, Co-Directors are Jianmin Wang, PhD, and, Lei Wei, PhD, and the Biomedical Data Science Network, Kristen Anton, MS, Director.

The Department also has a close working relationship with the Buffalo Office of the NRG Oncology Statistics and Data Management Center, also located at Roswell Park. Department faculty members have expertise in computational intensive statistical methods, clinical trial design and analysis, statistical genetics and genomics, bioinformatics, applied systems biology modeling and epidemiological study design and analysis.

Alan Hutson, MA, PhD

Alan Hutson, MA, PhD
Chair, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics


To request biostatistical support, please place a request using LIMS.

Pamela Jarrett
Administrative Aide
Phone: 716-845-1466

Meegan Michalek Becker, MA
Department Administrator
Phone: 716-845-1090



Biostatistics and Statistical Genomics Division

            Kristopher Attwood, PhD

            Qianqian Zhu, PhD

Bioinformatics Division

            Song Liu, PhD

            Jianmin Wang, PhD

Biomedical Data Science Division

            Kristen Anton, MS

Clinical Trials Development Division

             Virginia Filiaci, PhD

Bioconductor Division

             Martin Morgan, PhD