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Department of Biostatistics & Informatics

Biostatistics & Informatics

About the Department

The Department of Biostatistics and Informatics is focusedDebashis Ghosh on teaching, research, and service regarding the proper design and analyses of biomedical and biological studies.  Our faculty and staff apply research-based solutions to benefit Colorado and the world.

There are numerous opportunities for students to be involved in cutting edge research related to a range of diverse research topics.  Recent news points out that “Big Data” is a field that is driving demand for statisticians:

At the Colorado School of Public Health, we offer academic programs to prepare students for research in a variety of methodological and collaborative areas, including cancer research, causal inference, clinical trials, epidemiologic studies, genomics, health services, and neuroimaging.

Within the Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, students can pursue three graduate degrees: the MPH with a concentration in Applied Biostatistics, the Master of Science in Applied Biostatistics, and the PhD in Applied Biostatistics.  There is also a new MS Minor in Data Science Analytics and MS Minor in Statistical Genomics and Genetics.  We invite you to join the almost 60 students who call our department their academic home.  Along with an outstanding learning experience, we promise personal and individual attention to each student.

If you are a prospective student and want to visit our department, we would be delighted to hear from you. Thank you for your interest in Biostatistics and Informatics at the Colorado School of Public Health.

Contact Information


Colorado School of Public Health

13001 E. 17th Place​
Mail Stop B119
Aurora, CO 80045


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