Biostatistics Program

Members of the Biostatistics Program employ statistics and mathematical principles to analyze biological and genetic data and processes and evaluate diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive medical methods and practices. We provide statistical collaboration and coordination for research programs within and outside the center. Our researchers work broadly, routinely partnering with scientists in other PHS programs, as well as biostatisticians in other Fred Hutch divisions.

Biostatistician analyzing biological and genetic data and processes.

Biostatistics Around The Hutch

Biostatisticians from all divisions work side-by-side in their pursuit of knowledge and discovery.

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Biostatistics Within PHS

Find faculty and labs working in the Biostatistics Program.

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Comprehensive Center for the Advancement of Scientific Strategies

Through COMPASS we are providing state-of-the-art study coordination, communication and statistical analysis services to scientific investigators at Fred Hutch and other study sites

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Fred Hutch Investigators in Novel Diagnostics for Cancer (FHIND Cancer)

The FHIND Cancer Research Group brings together investigators at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center working in radiology, nuclear medicine, molecular and cell biology, biomarker science, pathology, molecular epidemiology, and data science to advance the discovery, validation, and clinical utility assessment of diagnostic technologies in order to realize the promise of precision oncology.

Latest Biostatistics News

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Fred Hutch’s Dr. Ross Prentice retires Longtime scientist and statistician contributed to Women’s Health Initiative, cancer prevention research and much more January 20, 2023
Dr. Ruth Etzioni receives $7.4M NCI grant to assess new cancer diagnostics Award will provide long-term support to investigate accuracy of multi-cancer liquid biopsies and other new technology October 6, 2022
Dr. Yingye Zheng named fellow of American Statistical Association Honored for work to develop biomedical decision tools May 5, 2021
5 reasons why a cancer research center has virology expertise Pathogens can cause diseases, the immune system can fight them March 18, 2021