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Nandita Mitra, PhD

Abramson Cancer Center

Degree and Institution

PhD, Columbia University (Biostatistics)
MA, University of California at Berkley (Biostatistics)

Faculty Title

Assistant Professor, Biostatistics

Administrative Title

Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Biomedical Graduate Studies (BGS), University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Research Expertise

Statistical genetics, cancer outcomes, analysis of observational data, cost-effectiveness analysis of cancer therapies

Other Affiliations
The International Biometric Society
American Statistical Association
Statistical Consultant, Editorial Board of Gastroenterology
Reviewer, BMC Cancer
Reviewer, Annals of Epidemiology
Reviewer, Journal of Experimental Medicine
Reviewer, Journal of Clinical Oncology
Reviewer, International Journal of Cancer
Reviewer, Journal of the American Statistical Association
Statistical Reviewer, NCI Site Review, Reviewer for melanoma program project at University of Arizona, Tuscan
Committee on Faculty Appointments, University of Pennsylvania
Graduate Student Recruitment Committee, University of Pennsylvania
Graduate Program Curriculum Committee, University of Pennsylvania

Honors and Award

2001-2001, Post-doctural Fellowship, Harvard University
1996-2001, Pre-doctoral Fellowship, Columbia University
1994-1996, Graduate Student Scholarship, University of California at Berkley


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Contact Information

Nandita Mitra

Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
929 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA

Office Phone: 215-573-4467
Fax: 215-573-4865