Tzu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.

Tzu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.

Name: Tzu-Cheg Kao, Ph.D.

USU Department of Primary Appointment: 
Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics
Title: 
Professor
Faculty Rank: 
Professor
Location: 
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Office Phone: 
(301) 295-9756

Education

Ph.D. in Statistics, Purdue University

Biography

Dr. Tzu-Cheg Kao is a professor of biostatistics at division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Uniformed Services University. Dr. Kao received BS in Mathematics, National Kaohsiung Normal University, MS in Mathematics, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan; PhD in Statistics, Purdue University. Dr. Kao has 90+ peer-reviewed publications in applied statistics and epidemiology including pre-clinical and clinical studies for health-related biomedical research; has taught statistical and computing courses, plus mentoring and advising for undergraduate and graduate students. Dr. Kao’s professional interests are applying statistical methods to do collaborative research with clinicians and scientists for various projects.

Representative publications, projects, and/or deployments

  • 2000-present Professor (with tenure), Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, PMB, USUHS
  • 2001-2001 Visiting Scholar, Biostatistics Center, George Washington University, Rockville, Maryland
  • 1992-2000 Associate Professor (with tenure), Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, PMB, USUHS
  • 1988-1992 Assistant Professor, Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, PMB, USUHS

Bibliography

  • Published 90+ peer-reviewed articles in applied statistics and epidemiology including pre-clinical and clinical studies for biomedical research