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Division of Biostatistics Division of Biostatistics Research Scientists, Fellows & Staff

Division of Biostatistics Research Scientists, Fellows & Staff

Meet the research scientists, postdoctoral fellows, and administrative staff of NYU Langone’s Division of Biostatistics.

Research Scientists

Steven Friedman, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Steven received an MS from George Washington University in 2018.

Fei Guo, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Fei received an MS from Columbia University in 2017.

Tsivia Hochman, MS
Research Scientist
Tsivia received an MS from Columbia University in 2004.

Ting-Fang Lee, PhD
Associate Research Scientist
Ting-Fang received a PhD from National Tsing Hua University in 2013.

Wen-Yu Lee, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Wen-Yu received an MS from Washington State University in 2020.

Benjamin A. Levinson, PhD
Research Scientist
Benjamin received a PhD from NYU in 2015.

Xiaochun Li, PhD
Senior Research Scientist
Xiaochun received a PhD from NYU in 2011.

Xiyue Li, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Xiyue received an MS from NYU in 2020.

Yi Li, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Yi received an MS from Columbia University in 2017.

Ying Lu, MS
Research Scientist
Ying received an MS from McGill University in 2006.

Chen Lyu, PhD
Associate Research Scientist
Chen received a PhD from Indiana University in 2021.

Medha Mazumdar, MS
Associate Research Scientist
Medha received an MS from University of Florida in 2018.

Samia Shahnawaz, MPH
Assistant Research Scientist
Samia received an MPH from NYU School of Global Public Health in 2020.

Katherine Siu, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Katherine received an MS from NYU in 2021.

Alberta Twi-Yeboah, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Alberta received an MS from Middle Tennessee State University in 2021.

Manuel Vazquez-Sanchez, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Manuel received an MS from NYU in 2022.

Chan Wang, PhD
Research Scientist
Chan received a PhD from Fudan University in 2017.

Yuyan Wang, PhD
Research Scientist
Yuyan received a PhD from Peking Union Medical College in 2018.

Yuhe Xia, MSc
Associate Research Scientist
Yuhe received an MS from Columbia University in 2017.

Yifan Xu, MPH
Assistant Research Scientist
Yifan received an MPH from NYU in 2019.

Wenqing Yang, MA
Assistant Research Scientist
Wenqing received an MA from Columbia University in 2022.

Sallie Yassin, MS
Assistant Research Scientist
Sallie received an MS from NYU in 2021.

Muhammed E. Yilmaz
Research Data Associate

Yan Zhang, MPH
Assistant Research Scientist
Yan received an MPH from NYU in 2019.

Yian Zhang, PhD
Research Scientist
Yian received a PhD from NYU in 2020.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Yibeltal Ashebir, PhD
Yibeltal received a PhD in bioinformatics from Huazhong Agricultural University in 2021.

Yoon Sang Cho, PhD
Yoon Sang received a PhD in industrial management engineering from Korea University in 2022.

Hyungrok Do, PhD
Hyungrok received a PhD in industrial management engineering from Korea University in 2020.

Hyungu Kahng, PhD
Hyungu received a PhD in industrial management engineering from Korea University in 2021.

Eunsil Seok, PhD
Eunsil received a PhD in statistics from University of Georgia in 2021.

Seungha Um, PhD
Seungha received a PhD in statistics from Florida State University in 2021.

Boyan Zhou, PhD
Boyan received a PhD in biostatistics from Fudan University in 2019.

Administrative Staff

Marla Sharp, MPH, MA, CSSBB
Division Administrator
marla.sharp@nyulangone.org

Gabrielle Gaspard, MPH, MS, MBA
Senior Project Manager
gabrielle.gaspard@nyulangone.org

Sophia Alvarez
Administrative Coordinator
Assistant to Division Director Andrea B. Troxel, ScD
sophia.alvarez@nyulangone.org

Cecile Norris
Project Manager
cecile.norris@nyulangone.org

Karina Fantillo
Grants Manager
mariakarina.fantillo@nyulangone.org

Jacklynn Sienty
Project Manager
jacklyn.sienty@nyulangone.org

Bernice Townsend
Administrative Coordinator
Assistant to Judith D. Goldberg, ScD
bernice.townsend@nyulangone.org

Ashley Brudzinski
Associate Research Coordinator
ashley.brudzinski@nyulangone.org