Elizabeth Schifano

Assistant Professor, Faculty Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Office: AUST 317
Phone: (860)-486-6143
E-Mail: elizabeth.schifano@uconn.edu
Personal Website

Research Interests

Biostatistics, Statistical Genomics, High-dimensional Data Analysis, Variable Selection.

Selected Publications

  • (With J. Wu, J. G. Ibrahim, M-H. Chen, & J. D. Fisher) 2018. Bayesian Modeling and Inference for Nonignorably Missing Longitudinal Binary Response Data with Applications to HIV Prevention Trials. Statistica Sinica, 28(4) 1929–1963.
  • (With J. Wu, M. de Castro, & M-H. Chen) 2018. Assessing covariate effects using Jeffreys-type prior in the Cox model in the presence of a monotone partial likelihood. Journal of Statistical Theory and Practice, 12(1), 23–41.
  • (With C. Wang, M-H. Chen, J. Wu, J. Yan, & Y. Zhang) 2018. Online Updating Method with New Variables for Big Data Streams. Canadian Journal of Statistics, 46(1), 123–146.
  • (With T. Sofer, D. C. Christiani, & X. Lin*) 2017. Weighted Pseudolikelihood for SNP Set Analysis of Multiple Secondary Phenotypes in Case-Control Genetic Association Studies. Biometrics, 73(4), 1210–1220. *Authors contributed equally.