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Yinglin Xia, MD

Research Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology


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Research Interest:
Dr. Xia is a biostatistician. His major is  medical statistics and major areas of interest include study design and data analysis in the areas of microbiome, metabolomics, longitudinal data, mediation and moderation analyses, multilevel clustered-data, zero-inflated count data, mixed-effects model, GEE and ROC curve. He works on a variety of research projects and clinical trials in gastroenterology, oncology, immunology, microbiome, mental health, public health, social and behavioral sciences, as well as nursing caregiver.


Graduate School: University of Rochester, Rochester (Medical Statistics, Master of Science)
DePaul University, Chicago (Applied Statistics with Distinction, Master of Science)
PhD: Sun Yat-sen University, China (Philosophy, Doctor of Philosophy)