Kan Li


I am currently a Sr. Scientist, Biostatistics, at Merck & Co. I work on late stage development of oncology studies and neurology studies. I got my Ph.D. degree from Department of Biostatistics and Data Science, University of Texas-Health Science Center. My dissertation is Functional Joint Model of Longitudinal and Time-to-Event data, advised by Dr. Sheng Luo. My research interests are Bayesian modeling, Joint model of longitudinal and survival analysis, personalized dynamic prediction, multivariate analysis, functional data, item response theory and clinical trial. The methodology developments are mainly motivated by clinical study of neurodegenerative diseases including Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and Huntington’s disease.

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I am a big fun of jigsaw puzzles.