Co-Director BBSF
Division of Preventive Medicine

Contact Information:

Medical Towers 640
1717 11th Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama 35205
Phone: (205) 975-6695
Fax: (205) 934-4262

Research Interests

  • COPD and IPF observation study and clinical trials
  • Outcomes Research, Health Disparities, Health Care Management and Policy Research
  • Survival Analysis; Experimental Design; Linear Models; Statistical Computing
  • Cancer Clinical Trials; Statistical Processes Control; Quality Control Charts; Time Series Analysis

Educational Background

  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, PhD, Applied Statistics, 2003-2006
  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, MS, Applied Statistics, 2001-2003
  • University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, MA, Economics, 2000-2001
  • Wonkwang University, South Korea, BS, Management, 1991-1999

Professional Activities

  • Grant Review Panel, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research
  • Member, Data Safety Monitoring Board
  • Member, American Thoracic Society
  • Member, American Statistical Association
  • Member, Korean Industrial Economic Association
  • Member, Korean Academy of Commodity Science & Technology