Rollins School of Public Health | Faculty Profile
Emory Rollins School of Public Health

Yijuan  Hu

Associate Professor

Faculty, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

Associate Professor of Biostatistics

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Contact Information

1518 Clifton Rd. NE, 3rd floor, room 342 ,

Atlanta , GA 30322

mailstop: 1518-002-3AA

Phone: (404) 712-4466

Fax: (404)727-1370

Email: yijuan.hu@emory.edu

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Areas of Interest

  • Genetic Epidemiology
  • Microbiome Research
  • Genetic Association Studies

Education

  • PhD 2011, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • BS 2005, Peking University, China

Courses Taught

  • BIOS 570: Introduction to Statistical Ge
  • BIOS 709: Generalized Linear Models
  • BIOS 770: Advanced Statistical Genetics
  • BIOS 516: Intr.Lrge Scale Biomed Data An

Publications

  • , , eQTL mapping using RNA-seq data, Statistics in Biosciences, , doi:10.1007/s12561-012-9068-3
  • , , A Likelihood-Based Framework for Association Analysis of Allele-Specic Copy Numbers, Journal of American Statistical Association, T&M, ,
  • , , Integrative Analysis of Sequencing and Array Genotype Data for Discovering Disease Associations with Rare Mutations, Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), ,
  • , , Proper use of allele-specific expression improves statistical power for cis-eQTL mapping with RNA-seq data, Journal of American Statistical Association, ,
  • , , Analysis of Untyped SNPs: Maximum Likelihood and Imputation Methods, Genetic Epidemiology, 34, 803-815
  • , , A General Framework for Studying Genetic Effects and Gene-Environment Interactions with Missing Data, Biostatistics, 11, 583-598
  • , , Simple and Efficient Analysis of Disease Association with Missing Genotype Data, American Journal of Human Genetics, 82, 444-452
  • , , Meta-Analysis of Gene-Level Associations With Rare Variants Based on Single-Variant Statistics, American Journal of Human Genetics, 93, 236-248
  • , , The impact of selection bias on estimation of subsequent event risk, Circulation: Cardiovascular Genetics, ,
  • , , PhredEM: a Phred-score-informed genotype- calling approach for next-generation sequencing studies, Genetic Epidemiology, ,
  • , , Testing rare- variant association without calling genotypes allows for systematic differences in sequencing between cases and controls, PLoS Genetics, ,