Yingwei Yao

Yingwei Yao, PhD

Research Associate Professor

Department: Biobehavioral Nursing Science
Business Phone: (352) 273-6524
Business Email: y.yao@ufl.edu

About Yingwei Yao

SERVICE

Dr. Yao is a biostatistical reviewer for the Cancer Prevention and Control Subcommittee of the Cancer Center’s Scientific Review and Monitoring Committee.

RESEARCH

Dr. Yao’s research interests include:Statistical analysis, including statistical inference, regression, multi-level modeling, longitudinal analysis, study design and power analysisMachine learning, including clustering, classification, decision tree, splines, kernel methods, and various other supervised and unsupervised learning techniques

Publications

2019 Cts-Clinical and Translational Science
2018 The American Journal Of Hospice & Palliative Care
2017 AMIA … Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium
2015 Proceedings (IEEE International Congress on Big Data)

Grants

Mar 2020 ACTIVE
Metabolomic Signature of PN Symptoms in Breast Cancer Over the First Year of Treatment and Survivorship
NATL INST OF HLTH NINR ·
Sep 2019 ACTIVE
Tailored Clinical Decision Support Formats Designed to Improve Palliative Care for Cancer and Chronically Ill Patients: A Pre-Clinical Test
NATL INST OF HLTH NINR ·
Apr 2019 ACTIVE
Advancing Interdisciplinary Science of Aging through Identification of Iatrogenic Complications: The UF EHR Clinical Data Infrastructure for Enhanced Patient Safety among the Elderly (UF-ECLIPSE)
NATL INST OF HLTH NIA ·
Sep 2018 ACTIVE
2/3 Florida-California Cancer Research, Education & Engagement (CaRE2) Health Equity Center
NATL INST OF HLTH NCI ·
Sep 2017 ACTIVE
Evaluating the Tablet-based Turkish-PAINReportIt for Assessing Pain of Lung Cancer Patients Post Thoracotomy in TURKEY
NATL INST OF HLTH NCI ·
Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Dignity Therapy RCT led by Nurses or Chaplains for Elderly Cancer Outpatients
NATL INST OF HLTH NCI ·
Feb 2015 – May 2019
PHENOTYPIC CHARACTERIZATION OF CHRONIC PAIN IN ADULTS WITHSICKLE CELL DISEASE
UNIV OF ILLINOIS ·

Education

Ph.D. – Electrical Engineering (Statistical Signal/data Analysis)
2002 · Princeton University
Master of Science – Electronics
1997 · Beijing University
Bachelor of Science – Electronics
1994 · Beijing University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6524
Emails:
Business:
y.yao@ufl.edu