Yu Shyr, Ph.D.

Yu Shyr, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Quantitative Sciences & Technologies for Advanced Genomics Analysis and Res Design, Chair, Vanderbilt Department of Biostatistics

571 Preston Research Building

Nashville, TN 37232
(615) 936-2572


Dr. Shyr’s research focuses on the field of data science, and specifically big data analytics in biomedical research. Dr. Shyr has developed biostatistical and bioinformatic methodologies for in vivo and in vitro cancer research, high-dimensional data preprocessing, and estimating relative potency in a parallel line bioassay.