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Nan Laird

Harvey V. Fineberg Professor of Public Health, and Professor of Biostatistics

Department of Biostatistics

Department of Biostatistics

655 Huntington Avenue
Building II, Room 447
Boston, Massachusetts 02115
Phone: 617.432.1056

Research

Dr. Laird’s major research interest is the development of statistical methodology in four primary areas: statistical genetics, longitudinal studies, missing or incomplete data, and analysis of multiple informant data. She has worked extensively in the Analysis of Family Based Studies in Genetics, and currently collaborates on genetic studies in BiPolar Disorder, Asthma and Lung Disease.

Education

Ph.D., 1975, Harvard University