Executive Committee

The PQG is jointly led by faculty in the Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology and the PIs/Directors/Associate Directors of this training program. In particular, Drs. Xihong Lin, John Quackenbush and Peter Kraft are the PQG Co-Directors.

Name Title/Affiliation Research Keywords

Xihong Lin_PQG

Xihong Lin

Henry Pickering Walcott Professor of Biostatistics
Chair, Department of Biostatistics
High-dimensional Data Analysis, Genes and Environment, Longitudinal and Correlated Data Analysis, Statistical Genetics and Omics, Epigenetics and Proteomics


Peter Kraft

Associate Professor
Department of Biostatistics
Department of Epidemiology
Harvard School of Public Health
Statistical Methodology, Genome-wide Association Studies, Gene-environment Interaction, Risk Prediction, Cancer


John Quackenbush

Department of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Department of Biostatistics
Harvard School of Public Health
Bioinformatics, Computational Biology, Genomics, Cancer, Systems Biology