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Michael Wininger, PhD

Assistant Professor Adjunct of Biostatistics

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Michael Wininger, PhD



Michael Wininger is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the Yale School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics. He maintains a co-appointment at the Department of Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program (Statistician of Medicine). Dr. Wininger's areas of focus are in device data stream analysis, applied algorithmics, clinical trial design and operation.

Education & Training

  • Post-Doctoral Researcher
    National Institute of Mental Health (NIH) (2011)
  • Visiting Scientist
    Max Planck Institute for Informatics (2009)
  • PhD
    Rutgers University, Biomedical Engineering (2009)
  • BS
    University of Connecticut, Physics (2003)
  • BA
    University of Connecticut, Mathematics (2003)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Distinguished Student MentorYale School of Public Health2021
Evelyn G. Laufer Award for best Oral Presentation (co-author)North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology2021
Feitelberg Journal Founder’s Award: Best first-time author publication (co-author)Journal of Physical Therapy Education2018
Thrandhart Award: National Meeting “Best In Show” prize (finalist)American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association2017
O&P-175 (O&P News Top 175 Innovators in Prosthetics & Orthotics)O&P News2015
AAAS Excellence in Science AwardAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)2006
Physics National Honor SocietySigma Pi Sigma2003

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