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Jon Wakefield

Jonathan Wakefield
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Professor , Biostatistics
Professor , Statistics
Email
jonno@uw.edu
Phone

F-664
1959 NE Pacific Street357232
357232
Seattle, WA 98195
United States

About

Wakefield's research interests include spatial epidemiology, space-time models for infectious disease data, small area estimation, hierarchical models for survey data, estimating national and subnational disease burden, ecological inference for non-infectious and infectious disease data, genome-wide association studies, analysis of next generation RNAseq data and the links between Bayes and frequentist procedures. He recently published "Impacts of Neanderthal-introgressed sequences on the landscape of human gene expression.'' Cell 168:916, 2017.

Education
PhD
Statistics
University of Nottingham (UK)
Faculty Interests
Cancer Research
Categorical Data
Computational Biology
Correlated Data
Epidemiology
Infectious Diseases Methodology
Survey Methods
Faculty Courses
2019-20 Academic Year