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Bhramar Mukherjee

John D Kalbfleisch Collegiate Professor of Biostatistics; Chair, Department of Biostatistics
Biostatistics/Epidemiology
Public Health

PhD, Statistics, Purdue University
MS, Mathematical Statistics, Purdue University
MStat, Applied Statistics and Data Analysis, Indian Statistical Institute

Bhramar Mukherjee is a Professor in the Department of Biostatistics and in the Department of Epidemiology, and Precision Health Cohort Development Workgroup Leader. She completed her PhD in 2001 from Purdue University. Dr. Mukherjee’s principal research interests lie in Bayesian methods in epidemiology and studies of gene-environment interaction. Her collaborative interests focus on genetic and environmental epidemiology, ranging from investigating the genetic architecture of colorectal cancer in relation to environmental exposures to studies of air pollution on pediatric asthma events in Detroit. She is actively engaged in Global Health Research.

University Affiliation(s)

IHPI | MIDAS | Rogel Cancer Center

Research Area(s)

Bayesian Modeling | Data science / Analytics / AI | Epidemiology | Genetics / Genomics / other OMICS | Mathematical modeling & statistical analysis

Grants

  • Co-investigator of: Role of Diesel and Other Vehicular Exhaust in Exacerbation of Childhood Asthma
  • Principal investigator of: Bayesian Analysis for Studies of Gene-Environment Interaction
  • Principal investigator of: Synergism of Gene and Environment in Cancer Studies: A New Bayesian Approach
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