May 2017

BMI PhD Student Ting Ye Wins Research Competition at Biopharmaceutical Workshop

BMI graduate student Ting Ye, working under the direction of Professor Menggang Yu, won the Charles B. Sampson Student Poster Award at this years’ Midwest Biopharmaceutical Statistics Workshop (the 40th Annual). Ye’s poster is entitled “A Robust Approach to Sample Size Calculation in Cancer Immunotherapy Trials” and presents an approach to calculate sample size when the proportional hazard assumption is violated with a possible lag period of treatment effect. Congratulations to Ting and Menggang!