Larry Tang is a statistician specializing in statistical methodology and collaborative research. His current methodological research areas include statistical methods in forensics, diagnostic medicine, group sequential designs and substance abuse research and criminology.  He received his Ph.D. in Statistics from Southern Methodist University in 2005. He did postdoctoral training in the Department of Biostatistics at University of Washington. His research is currently supported by National Institute of Justice and National Institutes of Health.


B.S. in Finance, Department of Statistics & Finance, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui, China (2000)

M.S. in Statistics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (2003)

Ph.D. in Statistics, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (2005)


Research interests are : statistical methods in diagnostic medicine, statistics in forensics, clinical trial design, statistics in criminology

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