Population Genetics

David Allison, Ph.D. Public Health-Biostatistics
Obesity, quantitative genetics, clinical trials, and statistical and research methodology

Elizabeth Brown, Ph.D., M.P.H. Pathology
Immunogenetics of autoimmune disease; infectious disease and virally associated cancers

Jose Fernandez, Ph.D. Nutrition Science
Identification of genes contributing to racial differences in obesity, diabetes, and cancer: the genetic admixture approach

Nianjun Liu, Ph.D. Public Health-Biostatistics
Genetic linkage and association analysis, disequilibrium mapping, population genetics, bioinformatics, machine learning methods, longitudinal data analysis, and their applications in genetics and bioinformatics

Sadeep Shrestha, Ph.D. Epidemiology
Interplay of human genetics with behavioral and environmental factors in the natural history and pathogenesis of infectious diseases (HIV, HBV, HCV, HPV, HTLV) and chronic disorders such as Kawasaki disease and coronary heart disease

Jianming, "James" Tang, Ph.D. Medicine
Genetic and epigenetic influences on infection and immunity in human populations

Hemant Tiwari, Ph.D. Public Health-Biostatistics
Genetic linkage analysis; disequilibrium mapping; population genetics; molecular evolution; bioinformatics; genetics of infectious diseases