Chong Wang

Associate Professor
2239 Lloyd
Education & Certifications  

PhD, Statistics, Cornell University, 2006


VDPAM 527 - Applied Statistical Methods in Population Studies
STAT 401 - Statistical Methods for Research Workers
STAT 565 - Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Research Focus & Interests  

Statistics, Diagnostic Testing, Bioinformatics

Selected Publications  

Liu, F., Wang, C., Liu, P. (2015). A Semi-parametric Bayesian Approach for Differential Expression Analysis of RNA-seq Data. Journal of Agricultural Biological and Environmental Statistics. DOI:10.1007/s13253-015-0227-0

Du, Y., Wang, C., Liu, P. (2014). A permutation test of genetic association between salmonella isolated on-farm and at-abattoir using amplified fragment length polymorphism. The Journal of Biometrics and Biostatistics. J Biomet Biostat 5:204. DOI:10.4172/2155-6180.1000204

Lin, H., Wang, C., Liu, P., Holtkamp, D.J. (2013). Construction of disease risk scoring systems using logistic group lasso: application to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome survey data. Journal of Applied Statistics, 40(4):736-746. DOI:10.1080/02664763.2012.752449 

Wang, C., Turnbull, B. W., Nielsen, S. S., Gröhn, Y. T., (2011). Bayesian analysis of longitudinal Johne’s disease diagnostic data without a gold standard test. Journal of Dairy Science, 94:2320-2328. DOI:10.3168/jds.2010-3675

Wang, C., Turnbull, B. W., Gröhn, Y. T., Nielsen, S. S. (2007). Nonparametric estimation of ROC curves based on Bayesian models when the true disease state is unknown. Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics, 12:128–146. DOI:10.1198/ 108571107X178095 

Wang, C., Turnbull, B. W., Gröhn, Y. T., Nielsen, S. S. (2006). Estimating receiver operating characteristic curves with covariates when there is no perfect reference test for diagnosis of Johne's disease. Journal of Dairy Science, 89:3038–3046.  DOI:10.3168/jds.S0022-0302(06)72577-2