Speakers: Guoqin Yu, PhD

Guoqin Yu, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department Biostatistics
University of Kansas Medical Center


Dr. Guoqin Yu had interdisciplinary training in Evolution, Bioinformatics and cancer epidemiology. Her current research focus is to examine the interactions of microbiota with human and environmental exposures, targeting cancer etiology and treatment. She uses both bioinformatic and experimental techniques. Her lab performs DNA- and RNA-based assays. She is also interested in developing bioinformatic tools to tackle complex omics data, especially microbiome data.