Biostatisticians have become an integral part of medical research for the design and analysis of laboratory, epidemiology, and clinical studies. The demand for this expertise has increased over the past several decades, while the supply has remained relatively constant. The skills required to be a successful statistical collaborator go beyond the traditional statistics courses taught in graduate school. We describe the challenges facing those training the next generation of biostatisticians.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Statistics and Probability
- Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty