COURSE FACILITATORS - Day 3

 

DR DAMJAN VUKCEVIC
Affiliated Investigator
School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Melbourne

Damjan is a Lecturer of Statistical Genomics at the University of Melbourne.  He is a Group Leader at Melbourne Integrative Genomics (at the University of Melbourne) and also an Honorary Fellow at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute.  He completed a DPhil at the University of Oxford, UK in 2009.

His research interests include statistical & population genetics, genetic epidemiology, genome-wide association studies (GWAS), statistical methods for large datasets, Bayesian data analysis, and data visualisation.

You can find out more about Damjan's work at http://damjan.vukcevic.net/


PROFESSOR RORY WOLFE
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine
Monash University

Rory is a biostatistician at Monash University and contributes to a wide range of epidemiological and clinical research studies.

He obtained his PhD in statistics from Southampton University (UK), subsequently did research in statistical methodology for longitudinal studies, and maintains methodological interests in missing data in risk prediction models, joint modelling of mortality and cognitive decline, and applications of propensity scoring methods.