Biosciences Graduate Program

Deborah V. Dawson, BA, Sc.M., PhD


Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Professor of Biostatistics

Contact Information

Office: N4101-9 DSB
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-7189

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BA, Mathematics & Biology, Montclair State College
ScM, Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University
PhD, Biostatistics, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Genetics
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics

Research Summary

Statistical genetic modeling of human disorders, particularly in the areas of dental disorders, immune and inflammatory disorders and developmental disorders; statistical methods in human genetics, including applications in the areas of delayed onset disorders and ascertainment bias; statistical evaluation of data from clinical, basic science, and epidemiologic studies, particularly longitudinal studies and investigations of development and longevity; genetic transmission modeling and immunogenetics; population-based models; and classification and risk assessment problems; meta-analysis

Date Last Modified: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48