Ying Kuen Cheung

Ying Kuen Cheung

Ying Kuen Cheung

Vice Dean, Faculty Affairs


722 West 168th Street, R630
New York NY 10032
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Dr. Ying Kuen K Cheung's primary research interests include experimental design, with an expertise in early phase clinical trials in cancer and stroke, both significant public health concerns especially in the aging population. Efficient statistical designs facilitate the screening of potential treatments and identification of appropriate dose ranges of treatments, while maintaining the safety of consented patients. Dr. Cheung has served on the steering committee or as an investigator in many Mailman School and Columbia-initiated and commercially-sponsored studies.



PhD, 2000, University of Wisconsin
BS, 1995, University of Wisconsin

Other Affiliations

Member, International Biometric Society

Areas of Expertise

Research Design and Methods, Sequential Experimentation

Select Global Activities

Joint Statistical Meeting (2005): Dr. Cheung serves as poster chair on the program committee, where he coordinates contributed poster sections and organizes invited poster sections.

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