RESEARCH POSITIONS

EDUCATION

RESEARCH INTERESTS

NEWS

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

SOFTWARE

  • GMAC: Genomic Mediation Analysis with Adaptive Confounding Adjustment. [CRAN]
  • Primo: Package in R for Integrative Multi-Omics analysis. [GitHub]
  • mvMISE: Multivariate mixed-effects selection models. [GitHub]
  • ofGEM: A test for omnibus-filtering-based gene-environment interactions meta-analysis. [GitHub]
  • MixRF: A random-forest approach for imputing clustered incomplete data. [CRAN] [GitHub]
  • mixEMM: A mixed-effects model for analyzing cluster-level non-ignorable missing data. [CRAN]
  • PEMM: A penalized EM algorithm for analyzing abundance-dependent incomplete data in proteomics studies. [CRAN]
  • Trigger: Integrative genomic analysis. [Bioconductor]
  • RHT: Pathway analysis in omics data. [CRAN]
  • SNPath: Pathway analysis in association study. [GitHub] [Tutorial]
  • EigenR2: For dissecting variation in high-dimensional data. [GitHub]

TEACHING

  • Applied Regression Analysis, University of Chicago, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017
  • Introduction to Biostatistics, University of Chicago, 2011, 2012, 2014
  • Statistical Analysis with Missing Data, University of Chicago, 2016
  • Introductory Statistical Genetics, University of Chicago, 2015 (with Novembre J and Pierce BL)

LAB MEMBERS

  • Yihao Lu, 2019-present, Ph.D. student in Biostatistics.
  • Meritxell Oliva, 2019-present, postdoctoral fellow.
  • Kevin Gleason, 2016-present, Ph.D. student in Biostatistics (advisor). Recently received NIH F31 predoctoral award, 1F31 CA239557
  • Jiebiao Wang, Ph.D. 2012-2017 (advisor, co-advised with Dr. Robert Gibbons), The Departmental Best Dissertation Award 2017-2018, currently a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh.
  • Qianying Liu, Ph.D. 2010-2014 (advisor, co-advised with Dr. Dan Nicolae); current a Senior Biostatistican at Sanofi, Boston.


Lin Chen
Associate Professor of Biostatistics


Email: LCHEN [at] health.bsd.uchicago.edu

5841 S. Maryland Ave. W258 Chicago, Illinois 60637

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