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Xiting Yan, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pulmonary and Biostatistics; Director of Data Analysis and Bioinformatics Hub, The Center for Precision Pulmonary Medicine (P2MED)

Appointments

Biography

Dr. Yan received doctoral degrees in both applied statistics and computational biology and bioinformatics. She is interested in genetics, genomics, computational biology, biostatistics, system biology and bioinformatics. Her current research topics include identifying disease heterogeneity and pathogenesis from the molecular level, data integration, identifying disease associated microbiome from longitudinal data, and survival data analysis.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Associate
    Yale School of Medicine (2010)
  • PhD
    University of Southern California, Biological Science Department/Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (2009)
  • PhD
    Peking University, Department of Probability and Statistics, School of Mathematical Sciences/Applied Statistics (2006)
  • BS
    Peking University, Department of Probability and Statistics, School of Mathematical Sciences/Probability and Statistics (2001)

Activities

  • ATS 2017
    Washington, United States 2017
  • Keystone Symposia: Asthma: From Pathway Biology to Precision Therapeutics
    Keystone, United States 2017
  • Gene Expression Analysis Pipeline for Ion Torrent RNAseq Data
    Denver, United States 2015
  • RNAseq in Sarcoidosis and Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Patients
    Denver, United States 2015
  • Non-invasive Analysis of the Airway Transcriptome Discriminates Clinical Phenotypes of Asthma
    Denver, United States 2015
  • Non-invasive Analysis of the Sputum Transcriptome Discriminates Clinical Phenotypes of Asthma
    Washington, United States 2015
  • Identifying Asthma Heterogeneity from Gene Expression Data by Integrating Pathway Information
    Research Triangle Park, United States 2015

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
The YCCI Scholar Award, Yale University School of MedicineYale Center for Clinical Investigation2014

Professional Service

OrganizationRoleDate
The Journal of Allergy and Clinical ImmunologyReviewer2016 - Present
BMC BioinformaticsReviewer2009 - Present
BioinformaticsReviewer2009 - Present

Departments & Organizations