RESEARCH INTEREST: Biomedical Big Data Analytics: Complex high-dimensional data from high-throughput technologies. ? Statistical Methods and Theories for Differential Equation Models. ? High-dimensional data analysis and inference ? Computational Systems Biology and Bioinformatics: Genetic and protein network and multi-scale modeling. ? Immunological Data Analysis and Modeling: Modeling immune response to influenza and HIV infection. ? Biomathematical Modeling: Clinical trial modeling and simulations, modeling HIV RNA/cellular dynamics, dynamic prediction of antiviral responses, and modeling AIDS epidemics. ? Clinical Trials: Clinical trial design, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics (PK/PD) study and Phase I trial design and modeling. 3 ? Longitudinal Data: Nonparametric regression methods and mixed-effects models. ? Other Statistical Methodologies: High-dimensional variable selection, Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC), Bayesian methods, state-space models, measurement error models, missing data, and spatial statistics.
My exwife used to say the same thing to me. or was it just the opposite.
Smoking is a habit, usually easy to pick up but extremely difficult to let go. Several youths in their prime find smoking a “cool” indulgence and in most cases do not draw any direct pleasure from it. With time though, they become addicted to the nicotine and in the process grow as older smoking. With it come the health risks such as cancer, lung disease, stroke, heart attack, gum disease among others. Other undesirable outcomes have long been associated with smoking. In retrospect, it is of vital importance that individuals should quit smoking. It begins by the individual admitting that the practice is dangerous, health-wise and therefore must quit. The next step is draw a plan on when and how to stop smoking. The individual should develop activities that would replace time spent during smoking. Either, a change of character will be paramount for the individual to do away with things that remind them of the smoky past. Finally, quitters who need additional pharmaceutical therapy may seek such therapy with the assistance of qualified physicians.