Associate Faculty, Biodesign Virginia G. Piper Center for Personalized Diagnostics
Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, College of Health Solutions
Yunro Chung is an assistant professor with a joint appointment in the College of Health Solutions and Biodesign Center for Personalized Diagnostics (CPD) at the Arizona State University (ASU). His research uses statistical analysis and machine learning for biomedical studies, including clinical trials, laboratory experiments and genomics researches. In particular, he collaborates with other researchers at CPD focusing on discovering and validating novel biomarkers that lead to better screening and early diagnosis of disease.
He received his PhD in Biostatistics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his MS and BS in Statistics from the Chung-Ang University (South Korea). Prior to joining ASU, he was a postdoctoral research fellow at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, where he developed statistical methods for a recent active surveillance study for prostate cancer. He had industrial experience at Novartis oncology, SAS Institute and Korea Food and Drug Administration.